Poetry Project

May 15, 2019 at 8:00PM

St. Mark's Church, 131 E. 10th St., NYC

With Cynthia Cruz and Don Yorty.


Cynthia Cruz is the author of five collections of poems: RuinThe Glimmering RoomWunderkammer, How the End Begins and Dregs. A collection of essays, Quietude: Essays on Silence, is forthcoming in 2019 as well as an anthology of Latina poetry. Cruz teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and in the Columbia University Graduate Writing Department.


Don Yorty was born in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in 1949. He has a BA in Latin and Greek from the City University of New York. A poet and display artist, he has two published collections of poety, A Few Swimmers Appear and Poet Laundromat, and was included in Out of This World, An Anthology of the Poetry of the St. Mark’s Poeetry Project, 1966-1991 (Crown). He lives in New York City.


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