Poets Laureate at Yale University, Tuesday November 11 // Free and Open to the Public
a reading by the former Poet Laureate of the United States
4 pm | Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Mark Strand’s books of poems include Collected Poems, published in 2014, and Blizzard of One, which won the Pulitzer Prize. His honors include the Bollingen Prize for American Poetry , and a fellowship from the MacArthur Foundation.
a reading by the current Poet Laureate of the United States
5:30 pm | Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium, 201 York Street
Yale Literature and Spirituality Series
Presented by Yale Institute of Sacred Music
in collaboration with Yale Divinity Student Book Supply
Charles Wright’s latest book is Caribou (2014). In 2013 Bye-and-Bye: Selected Late Poems was awarded the Bollingen Prize for American Poetry. He has received the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.