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Ben Lerner discusses a poem by James Schuyler, followed by a Q&A, as part of a new semiannual lecture series at the Poetry Society.
Ben Lerner is the author of eight books of poetry and prose as well as several collaborations with visual artists. His new book of poetry, The Lights, was published last year by FSG, and his most recent novel, The Topeka School, won the Los Angeles Times Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He has received fellowships from the Fulbright, Guggenheim, and MacArthur Foundations, among other honors, and is a Distinguished Professor of English at Brooklyn College.
Author photo by Beowulf Sheehan.