Break, Blow, Burn: Poets on DesireSunday, June 5 | 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Hotel Shattuck Plaza
“What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire,” said the late, great poet Stanley Kunitz. Desire may be poets’ most enduring subject: whether erotic, filial, maternal, environmental, nostalgic, or spiritual, we are always reaching toward the beloved. Hear four poets read from their recent collections on this wishful, sweaty, covetous, intimate, unifying element of human experience.