About the event
Robert Hass & Kay Ryan reading, London. Poet in the City and The Poetry Trust are delighted to present an evening of US Poet Laureates. This is an extraordinary opportunity to hear two of America’s most engaging poets in person. Robert Hass was US Poet Laureate 1995-1997 and has received many major accolades including the Pulitzer Prize, a MacArthur ‘Genius’ Award and the National Book Award. Kay Ryan was Laureate from 2008 to 2010 and has won similarly prestigious acclaim including Guggenheim and National Endowment of the Arts Fellowships, the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize and, most recently, a MacArthur Fellowship. Tickets cost £9.50 if booked online via www.kingsplace.co.uk
Otherwise tickets cost £11.50. Box Office 020 7520 1490.