Zoom Live Events// Upcoming & Past

Saturday, May 30th, 2020
WWBA Poet-in-Residence Juan Felipe Herrera will be presenting a Master Class and free Evening Poetry Reading on Zoom.

Friday, June 5th at 7:00PM
Join us for the 10th Season of Walking With Whitman

The series was founded by WWBA Writer-in-Residence George Wallace in 2010. Six times a year, Walking with Whitman (WWW) spotlights distinguished poets from around the world and allows attendees a chance to interact with the poets in an intimate setting. Join us for performances by Bertha Rogers and Evelyn Kandel. Musical performance by Bryan Gallo.

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Watch this gifted family’s creative response to the quarantine: Click Here to Watch

Zoom Poetry Reading with Distinguished Poet Terri Muuss.
Zoom Poetry Reading with Distinguished Poet Terri Muuss.

Zoom Poetry Workshop and Performance with Distinguished Poet Steven Licardi. Click Here to Watch.
Author Kristin McGlothlin discusses her book “Drawing with Whitman” and her inspiration to share Whitman, Cezanne, and other literary/artistic figures with a younger generation Click Here to Watch
Distinguished Poet Mary Healey Poetry Reading on Zoom.  Click here to watch.
WWBA Long Island Poet of the Year Christina M. Rau Ceremony and Poetry Reading on Zoom. Click Here To Watch.