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The Poetry Series presents the best established and emerging voices for readings and lectures. Subscribe now!

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Seattle's Favorite Poems with Robert Pinsky - Free Event!
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Celebrate beloved poems with other local poetry lovers in this special event, which is free and open to the public. Featuring Robert Pinsky.

Ted Kooser
Thu, Oct 2, 2014

Ted Kooser served two terms as the Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, and in 2005 he received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.

Master Class with Matthea Harvey
Thu, Nov 6, 2014

Early registration for workshop is available to all 14-15 season subscribers. Call the box office to reserve your space.

Matthea Harvey
Fri, Nov 7, 2014

Matthea Harvey is a poet and professor. She has published three collections of poetry, including Modern Life, winner of the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a finalist for the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award and a New York Times Notable book. 

Sherman Alexie
Wed, Feb 4, 2015

Sherman Alexie is a preeminent Native American poet, novelist, performer and filmmaker. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including a National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellowship.

A Lecture by Timothy Donnelly
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

Timothy Donnelly is the author of two books of poetry. He is a Guggenheim Fellow and won the prestigious Kingsley Tufts award in 2012.

Co-presented with the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry.

Master Class with Lucie Brock-Broido
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Early registration for this workshop is available to all 14-15 season subscribers. Call the box office to save your space.

Lucie Brock-Broido
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Lucie Brock-Broido is the author of three collections of poetry and numerous honors. Her most recent collection, Stay, Illusion (2013) was shortlisted for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry.

A Lecture by Terrance Hayes
Thu, May 7, 2015

Terrance Hayes is a poet and educator who has published four books of poetry, including Lighthead, which won the National Book Award for Poetry in 2010. 

Co-presented with the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry.