May 13, 2017: 50th Anniversary

Our all-star panel of poets read from their own poems and additional poems by their favorite KPS poets. They also discussed poetry over the past half-century and provided insights into the writer’s life.

  • Billy Collins (2-term US Poet Laureate and best-selling poet)
  • Mark Doty (National Book Award winner)
  • Marie Howe (Poet Laureate New York State, 2012-2014)
  • Vijay Seshadri (Pulitzer Prize winner)