2019 Emergency Grants: Poetry
3 Projects Supported
Ariana Reines (New York, NY), a poet, playwright, and performance artist, received a grant in June to conduct four poetry readings at Double Change and Musée d'Orsay, July 4 and 5 in Paris, at Litteraturhuset, July 9 in Oslo, and at The Second Shelf, July 11 in London.
Kenneth Reiz (New Haven, CT), a poet, received a grant in December to conduct a four-city tour of SWEAT EQUITY BOUNDARY FIRE at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, The Bronx; Hudson Area Library, Hudson, NY; and Other Books, Los Angeles, with readings December 8 - February 16.
Gerd Stern (Cresskill, NJ), a poet, received a grant in January to read poems from WHENTHEN at Fri Art Kunsthalle in Fribourg, Switzerland, February 8-10.