Launch for Tony Hoagland's The Art of Voice, Shakespeare and Company, 2020 Broadway (between 69th and 70th), New York City
Poetry Talk: A Tribute to Tony Hoagland
Join us for a tribute to the late Tony Hoagland and his final book, The Art of Voice. The book is an absolute force, an accessible and engaging guide that demystifies the elusive element of voice. By mining his own personal experience as a poet and analyzing a wide range of examples, Hoagland provides a lively introduction to contemporary poetry and an invaluable guide for any practicing writer. Tom Sleigh, Jennifer Grotz, Jill Bialosky, and Kay Cosgrove will be reading.