Schedule of Events: Poetry@Tech 2019 - 2020

Unless otherwise noted, all events:

  • Are open to the public with no tickets or reservations required

  • Begin at 7:30 PM

  • Are held in Kress Auditorium at the Robert C. Williams Museum of Paper Making (Renewable Bioproducts Institute)
    500 Tenth Street, NW, Atlanta, GA, 30309
    Plenty of free parking available just in front of the building's entrance or through the gate, which is straight ahead as you turn off 10th Street.

 

Poetry@Tech's 2019-20 Fall and Spring Immigrant Refugee Poets Symposium and readings are made possible by generous support from The Poetry Foundation. 

Poetry Foundation

The McEver Poetry Reading & Terminus Magazine Release

October 3, 2019

 

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Robert Pinsky
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Ada Limón
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Bruce McEver

Jeffrey Levine (Founder & Publisher of Tupelo Press) & Parul Sehgal

 Monday November 4, 2019 @ 3:30 p.m. | Peachtree Room, Georgia Tech Student Center

Jeffrey Levine and Parul Sehgal will give a one hour talk on publishing.

Then, @ 4:30 p.m., please join us as Jeffrey Levine reads his own poems, and discusses ekphrastic poetry.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

For more information please contact Travis Denton at travis.denton@lmc.gatech.edu

Jeffrey Levine
Jeffrey Levine
Parul Sehgal
Parul Sehgal

 

Poetry Reading & Discussion Featuring Don Share (editor, Poetry Magazine), Sandeep Parmar, & Sarah Howe

Tuesday November 5, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m. | Room 343, Georgia Tech Student Center

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Don Share
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Sandeep Parmar

Fall Immigrant / Refugee Poetry Reading

Moderated by Don Share & Ilya Kaminsky

November 7, 2019

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Ocean Vuong
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Kaveh Akbar
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Mai Der Vang
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Carolina Ebeid

 

Georgia Poets Event

January 30, 2020

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Chelsea Dingman
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Karen Head
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Collin Kelley

 

Spring Immigrant / Refugee Poetry Reading

February 20, 2020

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Kwame Dawes
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Javier Zamora
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Dunya Mikhail
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Mahtem Shiferraw

 

The Bourne Poetry Reading

April 9, 2020

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Natalie Diaz
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Jericho Brown
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Eleanor Wilner