Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University

The highlight of the annual Poets Forum, fifteen of America's most acclaimed poets, Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets, come together on one stage to read from their work.

“An unbelievable number of talented poets in its lineup...tonight might just fill your sail for the rest of the fall.” Time Out New York

Participating Chancellors include Victor Hernández Cruz, Toi Derricotte, Mark Doty, Marilyn Hacker, Lyn Hejinian, Juan Felipe Herrera, Edward Hirsch, Jane Hirshfield, Naomi Shihab Nye, Sharon Olds, Ron Padgett, Carl Phillips, Marie Ponsot, Arthur Sze, and Anne Waldman.

Photos by Brian Palmer