Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference presents “The New Made New: Revisiting to Stephen Henderson” with Jericho Brown

Middlebury Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference presents “The New Made New: Revisiting to Stephen Henderson,” a virtual lecture by Jericho Brown on Aug. 21 at 11 a.m. (EDT).

Brooklyn Poets presents Craft Lab: Nonsense and Senselessness with Jericho Brown

Brooklyn Poets presents Nonsense and Senselessness, a Craft Lab with Jericho Brown, on August 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. EDT online via Zoom. From the organizers: Former Poet Laureate Rita Dove says that “poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.

Rain Taxi presents Rita Dove in conversation with Jericho Brown

Rain Taxi presents Rita Dove in conversation with Jericho Brown on August 3 at 5:30 p.m. Central time via Crowdcast. From the organizers: In her first book of new poems in twelve years, acclaimed poet Rita Dove investigates the vacillating moral compass guiding America’s, and the world’s, experiments in democracy.

Poetry Battles presents Jericho Brown

Poetry Battles presents an interview with Pulitzer Prize winning poet Jericho Brown, author of The Tradition, on July 29 at 7 p.m. EDT via Instagram Live. From the organizers: We couldn’t be more excited for this week’s episode of “Poetry Battles Live!

Hugo House presents RESCHEDULED: Word Works | Jericho Brown: Nonsense and Senselessness

Hugo House presents, June 11 at 6 PM PDT, RESCHEDULED: Word Works | Jericho Brown: Nonsense and Senselessness From the organizers: This event has been rescheduled from March 5, 2021. Former Poet Laureate Rita Dove has said that “poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.” Yet many readers still struggle to understand […]

One Book, One Philadelphia presents Re-Creating a New World: One Book Finale with Jericho Brown

One Book, One Philadelphia presents, June 9 at 7:30 PM – 9 PM EDT,  Re-Creating a New World: One Book Finale with Jericho Brown From the organizers: Join us to celebrate a season of discussing The Tradition. Following a reading and conversation with One Book, One Philadelphia 2021 author, Jericho Brown, and Philadelphia poet Ursula Rucker, we’ll listen to […]

Announcing Copper Canyon Press’s Fall/Winter 2021 Publishing Season

We are delighted to announce the publication of eight extraordinary new books of poetry in fall 2021: Passion, June Jordan, Jan Heller Levi and Christoph Keller, eds. (September 2021) Lightning Falls in Love, Laura Kasischke (September 2021) America, Fernando Valverde, Carolyn Forché, trans. (September 2021) Bestiary Dark, Marianne Boruch (October 2021) Burying the Mountain, Shangyang Fang (October […]

Hennepin Avenue UMC presents An Evening with Jericho Brown

Hennepin Avenue UMC presents, June 19 at 6 PM – 8 PM CDT,  An Evening with Jericho Brown From the organizers: There are two ways to attend. This is a hybrid event, with registered tickets available for in-person or virtual attendance. In-person Attendance ($20) Experience Jericho in person, with reserved, socially-distanced seating for 150 in the beautiful […]

Roxbury Poetry Festival presents Keynote Address with Jericho Brown

Roxbury Poetry Festival presents Keynote Address, June 5 at 4 PM – 5 PM EDT,  with Jericho Brown From the organizers: 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner, Jericho Brown, will read from his book The Tradition and answer a few questions from the audience. This talk will be moderated by a local artist. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.

The Merwin Conservancy presents Jericho Brown

The Merwin Conservancy presents, May 29 at 5 PM PDT,  Jericho Brown From the organizers: Join us on Saturday, May 29th, 2021 at 2:00PM Hawai‘i time as we host Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Jericho Brown, who will read from his book The Tradition (Copper Canyon Press, 2019) and discuss the role of a person’s “place” in poetry making. […]

The Brooklyn Rail presents Radical Poetry Reading with Jorie Graham feat. Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown

The Brooklyn Rail presents Radical Poetry Reading with Jorie Graham, May 5 at 11 AM EDT,  feat. Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown From the organizers: Jorie Graham curates the 35th Radical Poetry Reading featuring Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown.

Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series presents Jericho Brown

From the organizers:  This livestream* reading will be accessible from the Inprint website. General admission tickets go on sale Tuesday, February 23. Details on how to access the reading will be provided to season subscribers and to those who purchase general admission tickets in the Eventbrite email receipt.  Jericho Brown will read a selection of […]

Unbound Book Festival Keynote, feat. Jericho Brown and Tracy K. Smith

From the organizers: “Panelists: Jericho Brown and Tracy K. Smith Join us for an unforgettable evening when we welcome these two beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning poets in conversation to conclude Unbound’s sixth festival.” Access link will appear here: http://www.unboundbookfestival.

One Book, One Philadelphia presents A Conversation with Jericho Brown

One Book, One Philadelphia presents, April 14 at 7:30 PM EDT,  A Conversation with Jericho Brown From the organizers:  The 2021 One Book programming season kicks off with a reading and conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and One Book featured author, Jericho Brown, and Philadelphia Poet Laureate Trapeta B. Mayson. The event will feature special performances of […]

One Book, One Philadelphia presents A Conversation with Jericho Brown: One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff

One Book, One Philadelphia presents,Wednesday, April 14 at 4:30 PM – 6 PM PDT, A Conversation with Jericho Brown: One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff From the organizers: *Registrants will receive a Zoom event link by email one hour before the event begins.* The 2021 One Book programming season kicks off with a reading and conversation […]

Hugo House presents Writing the Duplex with Jericho Brown

From the organizers: In this 90-minute class, Jericho Brown will lead students through an exercise for writing a duplex poem — a form he invented that blends the ghazal, the sonnet, and the blues. Each student should bring 14 disparate lines of 9–11 syllables to class. Lines may be from sentences of the student’s own […]

TYR presents Writing in an Age of Crisis with Jericho Brown

TYR presents Writing in an Age of Crisis, March 4 at 7 PM EST with Jericho Brown From the organizers: As part of a new series on craft, “TYR Talks,” the 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner will read and talk about the craft of writing poetry—and his current work—with Meghan O’Rourke and Roger Reeves of The Yale Review. […]

Emory University presents Faculty Showcase feat. Jericho Brown & others

Emory University presents Faculty Showcase feat. Jericho Brown & others From the organizers: Join the Office of the Provost in celebrating Black History Month through the extraordinary research, creativity, and diversity of Emory’s faculty. Sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs, the event features the poetry of Professor Jericho Brown and offers interactive engagement with […]

NBF Presents: Secrets of the South, feat. Jericho Brown, Tayari Jones, and Deesha Philyaw

From the organizers: “Join National Book Award–honored authors Jericho Brown (The Tradition, 2019 Poetry Finalist), Tayari Jones (An American Marriage, 2018 Fiction Longlist), and Deesha Philyaw (The Secret Lives of Church Ladies, 2020 Fiction Finalist) for a conversation on Southern literature and how Black writers are redefining stereotypes of the South, one poem, story, and […]

Unbound Book Festival presents Poetry and Prayer, feat. Jericho Brown

From the organizers: “Featuring Jericho Brown, Molly McCullly Brown, Alicia Jo Rabins, with moderator Rev. Molly Housh Gordon If, as Mary Oliver declared, attention is the beginning of devotion, then many poems are akin to prayer. But for those poets steeped in liturgical traditions or marked by celestial yearnings, that connection is more direct. The […]