Title: Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge – a benefit for Poets House
Location: New York, New York, US
Description: Take part in this beloved Poets House tradition that celebrates the poetry of New York City. We’ll parade from City Hall across the bridge, enjoying readings by Mark Doty, Thomas Lux, and Vijay Seshadri, among other renowned voices. This year, poet Naomi Shihab Nye will join us as we honor her with the Elizabeth Kray Award for dedicated service to poetry. Festive dinner in DUMBO to follow.
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Date: June 9, 2014