Poetry Society of America Spring Benefit

June 18, 2019

New York Botanical Garden

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The Poetry Society of America

Invites You To A Very Special Evening Honoring

Paul Simon

for his influential and iconic songwriting and musical achievements


Alice Quinn

for holding poetry aloft throughout her remarkable career

With Special Guests Billy Collins and Tracy K. Smith

6:30 pm : Cocktails, Music & Silent Auction

7:30 pm : Seated Dinner & Presentation of Awards

The Poetry Society of America

invites you to honor

Paul Simon & Alice Quinn

with a special tribute in our commemorative

Benefit Tribute Book

2017 Tribute Book

Full Page (4.5" x 8.5") $1,000

Half Page (4.5" x 4.25") $500

Quarter Page (2.25" x 4.25") $250

Please contact benefit@poetrysociety.org for more information.

This special edition chapbook will be a cherished commemoration of the evening and a lasting way to show family, friends and colleagues your appreciation for poetry, the Poetry Society of America, Paul Simon, Alice Quinn, and our Benefit Chairs.

Possible messages include:

  • A special message to Paul Simon or Alice Quinn
  • A quote or an excerpt from a favorite poem
  • Simply state your company's name or logo to show support
  • "In memory of" / "In honor of"


Checks payable to The Poetry Society of America at

15 Gramercy Park

New York, NY 10003

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