The Poetry Project


Kenward Elmslie Celebration

Please join the Poetry Project in celebrating the life and work of beloved poet, librettist, novelist, editor, performance artist, and friend Kenward Elmslie.

Featuring readings, songs, and remembrances from WC Bamberger, Lee Ann Brown, Maxine Chernoff, Donna Dennis, Serena Devi, John Godfrey, Ann Lauterbach, Ron Padgett, Vivien Russe, Steven Taylor, Cindy Tran, Anne Waldman, and Trevor Winkfield

Featuring archival footage, with credit to Mitch Corber for camera, direction, lighting, on-air emcee, and archivism.

This event will begin with a reception at 7. Performances and remarks will begin at 8.


See the livestream recording on our Youtube channel.