This audio was recorded at Dia:Chelsea on January 26, 2012 as part of Dia's Readings in Contemporary Poetry series. Tony Towle and Jennifer Moxley read that evening.
Tony Towle has been involved in the New York School of Poetry since 1963, when he took workshops with Kenneth Koch and Frank O’Hara at the New School. In conjunction with his first major collection of poetry, North (1970), he received the Frank O’Hara Award. His recent publications include his twelfth book of poems, Winter Journey (2008). He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including fellowships from the National Foundation of the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts.
To hear Vincent Katz's introduction to Tony Towle, please click here.