Poets House Annual Showcase Opening Celebration
Poets House (10 River Terrace, Manhattan)
Join Poets House for an afternoon celebration of poetry readings by Thom Donovan, Aracelis Girmay, Scott Hightower, Eileen Myles, Murat Nemet-Nejat, Martha Rhodes, Frances Richard, Patricia Smith, Mónica de la Torre, and John Yau, among others. Join the opening reception of their annual display featuring all the poetry books published in the United States in the last year. A score of leading poets, representing the breadth and diversity of contemporary poetry, kick off the 20th Annual Showcase, which gather more than 2,000 poetry titles.