Li-Young Lee reads primarily from his second collection, The City in Which I Love You, which was published the same year as this reading. He also reads one poem from his first collection, Rose (1986).
Li-Young Lee reads widely from his body of work and discusses forms, craft, and chance in poetry.
Marilyn Chin reads primarily from her 1994 collection The Phoenix Gone, The Terrace Empty.
Timothy Liu reads new poems that would go on to be published in Don't Go Back to Sleep (2014), as well as poems from Polytheogamy (2009) and Bending the Mind Around the Dream's Blown Fuse (2009).