POETS FORUM/CHANCELLOR EVENTS

The Dodge Poetry Festival is honored to host the Academy of American Poets' Poets Forum for the second time this October. Below are all of the Poets Forum events that are scheduled during the Festival.

THURSDAY, October 18

EVENT

POETS & PERFORMERS

6:30pm
NJPAC, Prudential Hall

Academy of American Poets
Chancellors' Reading

Elizabeth Alexander
Ellen Bass
Marilyn Chin
Kwame Dawes
Forrest Gander
Linda Gregerson
Brenda Hillman
Marie Howe
Khaled Mattawa
Marilyn Nelson
Alicia Ostriker
Alberto Ríos
David St. John

FRIDAY, October 19

EVENT

POETS & PERFORMERS

9:30-10:30am
NJPAC, Victoria Theater
How to Read A Poem

Marilyn Chin  
Kwame Dawes 
Marilyn Nelson 

11:00am-12:10pm
NJPAC, Victoria Theater
Poetry and Democracy  

Elizabeth Alexander  
Brenda Hillman 
 
Khaled Mattawa  
Alberto Ríos   

12:30-1:40pm 
NJPAC, Victoria Theater
Our House: Eco Poetry and the Earth

Ellen Bass  
Forrest Gander  
Brenda Hillman  
Marie Howe 

Saturday, October 20 

EVENT

POETS & PERFORMERS

9:30-10:40am 
Peddie Baptist Church 

American Poetries  

Marilyn Chin, Alicia Ostriker 
Alberto Ríos  
David St. John  

11:00am-12:10pm 
Peddie Baptist Church 
Poetry and Storytelling  

Ellen Bass 
Linda 
Gregerson 
Marie Howe  
Khaled Mattawa  

12:30-1:40pm
Peddie Baptist Church 
The Poetic Line  

Kwame Dawes 
Alicia 
Ostriker 
David St. John