Special Event

Reading and Writing Poetry with Naomi Shihab Nye and James Crews Online Event

Thursday, January 07, 2021 | 12:00 p.m.

Naomi Shihab Nye and James Crews are both poets, exploring the beauty and power of words in their own creative work. They are also collectors of poetry, Nye as editor of nine poetry anthologies and the outgoing poetry editor for the New York Times, and Crews as the editor of poetry anthologies, including Healing the Divide and the upcoming How to Love the World. Join these two writers in conversation about poems, poets, and the role of poetry in a turbulent world.


Participants will be emailed a program link and login instructions the evening before the program. Registration will close at 5 p.m. ET the night before the event.