Marshall Miles Interviews Poetry Editor Alice Quinn, “Together in a Sudden Strangeness: America’s Poets Respond to the Pandemic” at Sharon’s Hotchkiss Library on Tues June 16

Alice Quinn was Executive Director of the Poetry Society of America and an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s graduate School of the Arts.

She was poetry editor at The New Yorker from 1987-2007 and at Alfred A. Knopf, Publishers, from 1976-1986, and she is the editor of Edgar Allan Poe & The Juke-Box: Uncollected Poems, Drafts, and Fragments by Elizabeth Bishop. Her articles on and interviews with writers, poets, and artists have appeared in Artforum, the Canadian National Post, The Forward, Poetry Ireland, The New Yorker, and The New Yorker Online, and she is currently at work editing the journals and notebooks of Elizabeth Bishop.

Together in a Sudden Strangeness: America’s Poets Respond to the Pandemic

Tuesday, June 16 7 PM on Zoom 

Join renowned poetry editor Alice Quinn and poets: Billy Collins, Fanny Howe, Didi Jackson, Major Jackson, and Susan Kinsolving

Free; With Suggested Donation to Benefit Healthcare Workersat Sharon Hospital and the Library

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