Tag: poetry Archive

We love that our workshops draw such amazing artists, writers, and thinkers into the Millay orbit - both the workshop leaders and the people who attend. The conversation and contemplation that was generated at Betsy Fagin's workshop this season was so rich we wanted to offer a small glimpse into the room. We asked attendee, beloved and gifted poet Carol Mirakove, for some thoughts and notes on the afternoon. Reader,… more »

This Spring, we brought poet and playwright Dave Johnson into the Hudson City High School to lead poetry workshops for over 500 students. These classes are so popular, often the library will see extra activity during the periods Dave's teaching. On one of his visits, the teachers were talking about the large Bengali and Spanish speaking populations in the school and how they would love to have an arts program… more »