Poetry Programming: Poetry Discussion Circle - Pride Poems

Date and Time
Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 2:30 - 3:30 PM
End times are approximate. Events may end early or late.
Event Details

This event will take place in person at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Floor 1M.

Join fellow poetry enthusiasts in unpacking the layered meanings of poetry through an informal group discussion. Each session focuses around a theme that celebrates the diversity and range of the poetic form and contemporary poetry culture.

Join us during Pride Month to read poems reflecting a joyful variety of LGBTQ+ experiences and stories.

This week, we will discuss the following three poems:

Readings are selected from Poetry MagazinePoetry Foundation, and poets.org. Explore our archive of issues and access selected program reading selections with your library card.  

Please note that contemporary poetry deals frankly with contemporary issues and all works discussed are artistic expressions selected for an adult audience.

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All programs are subject to change and/or cancellation.


Wandel, Rich. "Toronto Gay Pride March, 1972." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2940-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99.

Assistive Listening and ASL
ASL interpretation and real-time (CART) captioning available upon request. Please submit your request at least two weeks in advance by emailing accessibility@nypl.org.