Some Otherside, Some Subterranean
by Nick Flynn (guest editor)
Featuring: Garrett Burrell | Cynthia Cruz | Graham Foust | Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Word for Word Poetry welcomes Red Hen Press for a special reading at the Bryant Park Reading Room.
Tuesday, August 19, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Bryant Park, 42nd Street at Sixth Avenue, NY NY
Poet/performer/librettist Douglas Kearney’s first full-length collection of poems, Fear, Some, was published in 2006 by Red Hen Press. His second, The Black Automaton (Fence Books, 2009), was [...]
The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival
Featured Poet: Rachel Eliza Griffiths
“You compose first, then you listen for the reverberation.” – James Fenton
I’m pleased to share that my labor of love & imagination, P.O.P (Poets on Poetry), has found a wonderful home within the Academy of American Poets! Thank you Academy of American Poets!
Check out the introductory essay here: http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/text/poets-poetry-virtual-village-discovery-and-poetics
More soon! Such gratitude in finding the best home [...]
Deconstructing the Poetry Goddess by Jill Di Donato
Eighth Annual Young Poets Evening at the National Art Club
Hosted by Dara Mandle
Readings: Rachel Eliza Griffiths | Dan Magers | Farrah Field | Jared White
April 7 | 8 pm | National Arts Club | 15 Gramercy Park South NY NY 10003
Black Renaissance Noire & The Institute of African American Affairs
present Spring/Summer 2014 Issue Release, Volume 14, Issue 1
Cover Art: Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Readings & Reception, Friday March 28, 7-9 pm
New York University | 19 University Place, Room 102 | NY NY 10003
Readings: Kwame Dawes, Marcus J. Guillory, Linda Janet Holmes, and Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Free & Open [...]
A great day with Brooklyn Poets!
B R O O K L Y N P O E T S | Workshop: Interior Images
Risking Sight & Sense
“Lively and intact in a recurring wave / Of arrival. The soul establishes itself. / But how far can it swim out through the eyes / And still return safely to its nest?” John Ashbery [...]
Published on Jan 6, 2014
Rachel Eliza Griffiths is a poet and photographer. She spoke at the 2013 Poets Forum on the subject of “Poetic Explorations.” Griffiths discusses the various cultural and literary influences that shaped her book of poems, MULE & PEAR (New Issues, 2011).