Events

Poetry in America

May 3, 2018

An episode of Poetry in America will feature four Guggenheim Fellows. Episode nine: “To Prisoners” by Gwendolyn Brooks, Fellow in Poetry, 1946, 1947, premieres on May 27. Senator John McCain, playwright and activist Anna Deavere Smith, Fellow in Theatre Arts, 2016, poets Reginald Dwayne Betts, Fellow in Poetry, 2018, and Li-Young Lee, Fellow in Poetry, 1989, will participate in the discussion.