Poetry Programming: Poetry Discussion Circle - Poems on the Animal World

Date and Time
Tuesday, August 6, 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.

/*-->*/ The relationship between humans and animals has been a feature of verse from epic poetry to haiku. This August, channel the outdoors and discuss recent poems about animals.

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.

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.