The society accomplishes its mission by creating engaging, one-of-a-kind experiences of poetry; by building meaningful partnerships in the worlds of art, literature, & commerce; & by fostering healthy & progressive poetry communities in cities across the globe.
the poetry brothel
An immersive literary cabaret series that fuses poetry, burlesque, live music, vaudeville, visual art, magic, mysticism, & private, one-on-one poetry experiences.
Milk Press merges the poetry & visual art worlds by cultivating & presenting collaborations exclusively. Our books are fluid & embodied; spilt & split-open.
put a poem on it
We have worked with countless brands to put poetry in unexpected places: Snapchat filters, on buildings, bed sheets, & body parts -- at events, on products, & online.
NYC poetry festival
A two-day pastoral journey through idyllic Governors Island that brings the vast & diverse poetry community of New York City to new light in the public eye.
Hire A Typewriter poet
Poets wielding vintage typewriters write original, personalized poetry for guests to take home from your wedding, opening, store, cultural institution, or event.
LET US PLAN YOUR EVENT
As a team of professional event producers and poets, no one is better qualified to turn your event into a poetic dreamscape of your own design. Tell us your vision!
The Typewriter Project
A series of initiatives that unbury & tune up old typewriters in order to dust off, shine up, & recontextualize Poetry in the hearts and minds of the public.
Subconscious of a city
A series of site-specific installations that invite passersby to contribute their voice to a collaborative poem that exists in both analog & digital forms.
Looking to heighten your company culture? Consider a poet-in-residence. PSNY offers residencies of all shapes & sizes at some of New York’s most dynamic institutions.