KGB Monday Night Poetry Series Prepares for Season Opener


In less than two weeks, the KGB Monday Night Poetry Series will kick-off its fall 2014 season with Richard Howard and Julie Sheehan. The season opener is on Monday September 22, and is scheduled to begin at 7:30pm.

Curators Matthew Yeager and John Deming have announced this season’s complete lineup on the KGB Monday Night Poetry Series’ Facebook page. Here’s who you can expect to see this fall:

Sept. 22: Richard Howard & Julie Sheehan

Sept. 29: Erin Belieu & Josh Bell

Oct. 6: Camille Rankine & Rusty Morrison

Oct. 13: Matthea Harvey & Brett Fletcher Lauer

Oct. 20: Star Black & James Richardson

Oct. 27: David Lehman & Dara Wier

Nov. 3: William Wenthe, Steven Karl & Lisa Jarnot

Nov. 10: Agriculture Reader Poets curated by Justin Taylor & Jeremy Schmall

Nov. 17: Annual National Book Award Judges Reading- Robert Polito, Eileen Myles, Katie Peterson & Rowan Ricardo Phillips

Nov. 24: Timothy Liu & Justin Marks

Dec. 1: Patricia Spears Jones & Shanna Compton

Dec. 8: Mark Doty, Vijay Seshadri & the Season Finale Party!

KGB Bar is located at 85 East 4th Street in the East Village, NYC. Find out more about the KGB Monday Night Poetry Series and its events here