C.W. Post Poetry Center
2009 Program

Wednesday, February 25—7:30 p.m. Great Hall

Join us for a reading by two Asian-American New York poets. Lynn Chandhok, winner of the 2006 Phillip Levine Prize, will read from her first book of poems entitled, View from Zero Bridge. She will be joined by Joseph Legaspi reading from his first collection of poetry entitled, Imago.

Monday, March 23—7:30 p.m. Great Hall

An evening with two poets who are also co-editors of Hockey Haiku: the Essential Collection. Chad Davidson is the author of Consolation Miracle, winner of the Crab Orchard Prize, and The Last Predicta. He will read with John Poch, editor and founder of the magazine, 32 Poems, who is the author of two volumes of poetry: Poems and Two Men Fighting With a Knife.

Wednesday, April 15—7:30 p.m. Great Hall

Celebrate C. W. Post’s 43rd annual POETRY AWARD NIGHT with Pulitzer Prize winning poet, Yousef Komunyakaa, author of numerous volumes of poetry, including Taboo: The Wishbone Trilogy, Talking Dirty to the Gods, Thieves of Paradise, Neon Vernacular and Magic City.

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