Poetry Near Wes

Poetry in CT

The CT Poetry Calander provides a pretty exhaustive list of readings going on in CT. It doesn't, however, mention readings at Wes or other universities.

The page at Poets.org dedicated to CT is pretty comprehensive. It has information about the history of poetry in CT, presses, magazines, and, of course, mentions Wallace Stephens.

Yale also sponsors poetry readings.

Yale's Press also has a poetry series, The Yale Series of Younger Poets.

The CT Poetry Society is "is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and enjoyment of poetry."


Poetry in NYC

If you can manage to get to the train station, going to NYC to see readings is very nice.

The Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church
The Bowery Club
KGB
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Pete's Candy Store