Content tagged "poetry"

  • Distant Sunrise in Malaga // At the Loggia // Jazz

    Distant Sunrise in Malaga // At the Loggia // Jazz

    Three poems by Nicholas Matthews. Third prize winner for the 2017 Robert A. Boit Writing Prize for poetry.

     
  • Worms

    Worms

    “Someone else got to pick. / Pick my brains. / There are worms there.” 2nd place winner for the 2017 Enterprise Poets Prize for Imagining a Future.

     
  • Poetry Across Borders

    Poetry Across Borders

    As part of MIT’s Day of Action/Day of Engagement, come share poems from cultures beyond the US.

     
  • Kathleen Ossip

    Poetry Reading: Kathleen Ossip

    Kathleen Ossip is a 2016-2017 fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University, and is the editor of the poetry review website SCOUT.

     
  • Mark Pawlak

    POSTPONED Poetry Reading: Mark Pawlak

    An M.I.T. alumnus (B.S. Physics, 1970), Mark Pawlak is the author of nine poetry collections and the editor of six anthologies.

     
  • Poetry Reading: Martha Collins and Fred Marchant

    Poetry Reading: Martha Collins and Fred Marchant

    Collins is founder of the creative writing program at UMass-Boston. Marchant is emeritus co-director of the Suffolk University Poetry Center.

     
  • William Corbett

    Poetry Reading: William Corbett

    Corbett taught writing at MIT for 22 years. Granary Books recently published his collaboration with painter Rackstraw Downes, I Rode with the Cossacks.

     
  • The Sinatra n

    The Sinatra n

    “The 2013 Boston Marathon bombing triggered the poems in The Sinatra n, poems that race across these pages with lethal riptide quickness.”

     
  • MIT Open House, with CMS/W Events

    MIT Open House, with CMS/W Events

    On April 23, 2016, MIT hosts a campus-wide open house, welcoming the public into every department to check out the coolest of the Institute’s work.

     
  • Soren Stockman and Tanya Liu

    Poetry Reading: Soren Stockman & Tanya Liu

    Soren Stockman works at the NYU Creative Writing Program. Tanya Liu is a recent recipient of the Lucille Clifton Scholarship for the Poetry Program at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers

     
  • Christian Bök reads from The Xenotext: Book 1

    Christian Bök reads from The Xenotext: Book 1

    “The first work on ‘living poetry’ in the world, by the author of the bestselling book Eunoia.”

     
  • Poetry Reading: Donald Berger

    Poetry Reading: Donald Berger

    “Donald Berger’s cosmic spaces and ‘long times’ have a way of abruptly, breathtakingly concentrating themselves in a single, exclamatory revelation.” – John Ashbery

     
  • Lynette Reini-Grandell

    Poetry Reading: Lynette Reini-Grandell

    Lynette Reini-Grandell is the author of Approaching the Gate (Holy Cow! Press, 2014), which won the 2015 Northeastern Minnesota book Award for Poetry.

     
  • “Here We Are”: Poem for the dedication of the MIT Memorial to Officer Sean Collier

    “Here We Are”: Poem for the dedication of the MIT Memorial to Officer Sean Collier

    Authored by Erica Funkhouser, Lecturer with Comparative Media Studies/Writing, and performed by Funkhouser and students from the classes of 2015 and 2016.

     
  • The Week at @cmsw_mit: 1/9/15

    The Week at @cmsw_mit: 1/9/15

    And have you submitted your paper for May’s Media in Transition conference? Now’s your chance!