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Library honors ‘To Brooklyn Bridge’ poet Hart Crane

According to Brooklyn Eagle, Hart Crane (1899-1931), an American poet known for his tribute to the Brooklyn Bridge, will be honored tonight, January 9, at the Friends of the Brooklyn Heights Branch Library’s “Dedicated to Hart Crane” ceremony. Born in Ohio, Crane moved to New York as a teenager, and his new home became theContinue Reading “Library honors ‘To Brooklyn Bridge’ poet Hart Crane”

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Listen up, poetry lovers: BookCourt hosts five of 2012’s Best New Poets

According to Brooklyn Eagle, tonight BookCourt will be hosting five of 2012’s Best New Poets. Best New Poets, established seven years ago, serves to represent fifty rising poets each year. Many of the featured writers and poems have been nominated by writing programs and literary magazines, while others have been chosen from the thousands ofContinue Reading “Listen up, poetry lovers: BookCourt hosts five of 2012’s Best New Poets”