January 8–31

One Night Only: Selections from The Ace Hotel New York Artist in Residency Program


One Night Only: Selections from The Ace Hotel New York Artist in Residency Program

Poet, writer, and artist John Keene is exhibiting artwork in “One Night Only” at the Ace Hotel in New York City. Counternarratives, his long-awaited second book from New Directions, will be out out in May 2015.


The Ace Hotel in New York City
20 W 29th Street, New York, New York
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7 pm, January 29, 2015

Dunya Mikhail Reading in Kansas City for the Midwest Poets Series


Dunya Mikhail Reading in Kansas City for the Midwest Poets Series

“Dunya Mikhail combines the authenticity of witness to global events with the essential poetic virtue of wit.” — Robert Stewart, editor of New Letters
 


Rockhurst University
Mabee Theater in Sedgwick Hall, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Missouri
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February 2–May 29, 2015

Season of Celebration: Thomas Merton at 100 at Columbia University


For the centennial of his birth, the Rare Book and Manuscript Library is delighted to present an exhibit on the life and legacy of Thomas Merton, drawn from RBML’s very extensive Thomas Merton holdings, from the papers of his teacher and friend, Mark Van Doren, and from those of his friend and official biographer, John Howard Griffin.


Columbia University - New York City
Kempner Exhibition Gallery, Rare Book and Manuscript Library - Butler Library, 6th Floor East - Columbia University
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