A Tribute to Barbara Guest

April 26, 2008 
Saturday, 1:00 pm


The Poetry Project
at St. Marks Church
131 E. 10th St.
New York NY 10003

Barbara Guest (1920–2006) published over twenty volumes of poetry including The Countess of Minneapolis, Fair Realism and The Red Gaze, and earned awards including the Robert Frost Medal for Distinguished Lifetime Achievement from the Poetry Society of America.

Join John Ashbery, Charles Bernstein, Susan Bee, Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Peter Gizzi, Kathleen Fraser (pre-recorded), Hadley Guest, Erica Kaufman, Charles North, Rena Rosenwasser, Richard Tuttle, Africa Wayne and Marjorie Welish in a celebration of Guest’s life and work, as well as the forthcoming The Collected Poems of Barbara Guest by Wesleyan University Press. Co-sponsored with The Poetry Society of America.

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