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First Tuesdays: Poetry with Pádraig Ó Tuama and Marie Howe

Tue, February 1, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us Tuesday, Feb 1 at 6:30 pm with Poet and Theologian Pádraig Ó Tuama, and Marie Howe, NY State Poet Laureate (2012-2014), for our first in a series of poetry events at Heavenly Rest. Bringing contemporary poets into conversation with questions of language, desire, justice, and prayer. These in-person and online events will be intimate explorations about how poetry shapes itself to fit the yearnings of the heart.
Marie Howe is the author of four volumes of poetry: Magdalene: Poems (W.W. Norton, 2017); The Kingdom of Ordinary Time (W.W. Norton, 2009); What the Living Do (1997); and The Good Thief (1988). She is also the co-editor of a book of essays, In the Company of My Solitude: American Writing from the AIDS Pandemic (1994). Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Poetry, Agni, Ploughshares, Harvard Review, and The Partisan Review, among others.


Tue, February 1, 2022
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm