Coverage of the 2010 Seminar: "Clearing the Sill of the World: A Celebration of 60 Years of American Poetry"

John Hersey Memorial Address: Robert Pinsky
Presenters: Todd Boss, Robert Casper, Billy Collins, Kirby Congdon, Erica Dawson, Rita Dove, Rhina P. Espaillat, Rachel Hadas, Matthea Harvey, Jane Hirshfield, Yusef Komunyakaa, Maxine Kumin, Paul Muldoon, Robert Pinsky, Kay Ryan, Harvey Shapiro, Timothy Steele, Mark Strand, James Tate, Natasha Trethewey, and Richard Wilbur. Writers’ Workshop Faculty: Todd Boss, Billy Collins, Jane Hirshfield, Yusef Komunyakaa, E.J. Miller Laino, Valerie Martin, and Dara Wier.

The stage setup for the 28th Annual KWLS. Photo by Ian Rowan.

The speakers of the 28th Annual KWLS. Photo by Curt Richter.

KWLS Executive Director Miles Frieden with former Poet Laureate Richard Wilbur. Photo by Curt Richter.

"Ecstasy and Discipline: Relations between Imagination and Form" with (L-R) moderator Timothy Steele, Erica Dawson, Rhinas Espaillat, Rachel Hadas, Maxine Kumin and Richard Wilbur. Photo by Ian Rowan.

Poets Jane Hirshfield and James Tate. Photo by Curt Richter.

Former Poet Laureate Rita Dove with David Wolkowsky at a reception. Photo by Curt Richter.

Pulitzer Prize winning poet Richard Wilbur during
the John Malcolm Brinnin Memorial Address. Photo by Curt Richter.

Richard Wilbur at the end of a panel. Photo by Curt Richter.

Poet Erica Dawson. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

"Inquiries of Hope" a reading with Kirby Congdon. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poets James Tate and Yusef Komunyakaa during the panel, "A Poet's View: My Life in Poetry". Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Pulitzer Prize winning poet Rita Dove during the panel, "A Poet's View: My Life in Poetry". Photo by Sharon McGauley.

"The Borderline" a reading with Paul Muldoon. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Rita Dove. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poets James Tate and Rita Dove during their book signing. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Pulitzer Prize winning poet Maxine Kumin. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

The panel "On Translation" with Mark Strand and Richard Wilbur. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poet Robert Pinsky. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

The book sale at the 28th Annual KWLS. Photo by Curt Richter.

Historian Robert D. Richardson. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

The crowd for the 28th Annual KWLS. Photo by Nick Vagnoni.

2010 Scotti Merrill Scholarship recipient William Dowd. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

2010 Joyce Horton Johnson Fiction Award recipient Andrew Alexander. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

2010 Marianne Russo Memorial Scholarship recipient George Green. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poets Matthea Harvey, Jane Hirshfield and Yusef Komunyakaa during the panel, "The Music of Poetry". Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poet Todd Boss. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

A reception for the 28th Annual KWLS. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

"I Count Myself a Lucky Survivor" a reading with Harvey Shapiro. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

Poet Natasha Trethewey during her reading. Photo by Sharon McGauley.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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