Poetry

Award-winning poetry by established and emerging poets

Please note that the March 17 and April 21 readings have been postponed to later dates TBD.

Bryant Park Poetry goes indoors to Kinokuniya Bookstore for the winter. Hear established and emerging poets read their poems at free monthly readings just across the street from Bryant Park. Winter Poetry takes place on the third Tuesday of each month, January - April, 6pm-7:30pm.

All readings are free and open to the public. Books are available to purchase and for signing by the poets.

See the lineup below. Visit Reading Room for more information on programs and offerings.

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2020 Winter Schedule

January – April
Third Tuesday of each month, 6pm–7:30pm
at Kinokuniya Bookstore

January 21: S. Brook Corfman, Charles Kell, Jane Satterfield, Sheryl St. Germain
Produced in partnership with Autumn House Press

February 18: Cheryl Boyce-Taylor, Donika Kelly, Rosamond S. King, Yesenia Montilla
Produced in partnership with Women Writers in Bloom Poetry Salon

Postponed to a later date TBD
March 17: Marisa Frasca, Maria Giura, George Guida, Maria Terrone
Produced in partnership with Bordighera Press

Postponed to a later date TBD
April 21: Daniel Brown, James B. Nicola, Michael Palma, David Yezzi

*Lineups are subject to change

2020 Summer Schedule

Stay tuned!