Poets Laureate at Yale

October 15, 2014

By Nancy Kuhl

Poets Laureate at Yale University, Tuesday November 11 // Free and Open to the Public
Mark Strand
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
Information: Beinecke.library.yale.edu/programs-events/events/mark-strand-poetry-reading
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.
Charles Wright
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
Information: ism.yale.edu/poet-laureate
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.