Poet and novelist Terese Svoboda use the life of poet, political activist and editor Lola Ridge as a lens to examine the modernist poetry of her time.
Readings & Conversations Archive
May 01, 2012
April 25, 2012
C.K. Williams speaks about the life and poetry of the venerated American poet Robert Frost, the rural patrician of New England literary life.
April 21, 2012
A reading of Gertrude Stein’s poetic work follows the Stanzas in Meditation Panel
Four emerging textual scholars -- Logan Esdale, Susannah Hollister, Liesl Olson and Emily Setina -- share their recent work in t
April 19, 2012
French poet Sébastien Smirou is joined by fellow poets and translators Pierre Joris and Andrew Zawacki for a reading from — and discussion of —
April 14, 2012
A reading by a diverse group of younger Dutch poets representing a cross-section of new poetic practices and dynamic literary theory.
A discussion by a diverse group of younger Dutch poets representing a cross-section of new poetic practices and dynamic literary theory, with Pieter Boskma, Hélène Gelèns
April 13, 2012
Please note that due to a delay in receiving a visa to travel to the United States, Ghassan Zaqtan will not be able to join us at this event.
March 29, 2012
Poet and translator Cole Swensen discusses the Symbolist poets in late 19th century France, with close readings of poems by Stéphane Mallarmé and Charles Baudelaire alongside other
March 28, 2012
Eamon Grennan gives an overview and offers close readings of several poems by the great Irish modernist.