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Poetry Series

The Poetry Series presents the best-established and emerging voices for readings and lectures, and continues to include a lecture co-presented with the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry. Poetry Series events will be held at the Nesholm Family Lecture Hall at McCaw Hall.

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2015-16 All SAL Pass
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See it ALL! Receive tickets to every event: Literary Art Series, Poetry Series, SAL Presents, Hinge, and Women You Need to Know.

2015-16 Poetry Series Subscription
Pastan, Reddy, Rankine, Neruda Event, and two more to be announced soon!
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Choose any 4 events to create your perfect season! Gilbert not included.

Choose any 4 events from our 2015/16 season. Elizabeth Gilbert excluded.

2015-16 Create Your Own Subscription 4 Part/ with Gilbert
1516 CYOS 4part Gilbert

Choose any 4 events from our 2015/16 season. Elizabeth Gilbert's ticket includes her latest book to be released in October.

Linda Pastan
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

Linda Pastan has produced quiet lyrics that focus on themes like marriage, parenting and grief since the 1970s. She is the author of over 12 books of poetry and essays. Her newest book of poems, Insomnia: Poems will be released in October.

Srikanth Reddy
Tue, Dec 1, 2015

Srikanth Reddy is a poet and a scholar. His first volume of poetry Facts for Visitors won the Asian American Literary Award for Poetry. 

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

A Celebration of Pablo Neruda with Copper Canyon Press
Tue, Apr 19, 2016

This National Poetry Month event will feature readings and conversation by a panel of translators and luminaries on the importance of the great Chilean poet. 

Claudia Rankine
Fri, May 13, 2016

Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry including Citizen: An American Lyric (2014) winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry.