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April 13, 2009

April 13, 2009

This reading of Constantine P Cavafy's (1863-1933) elegiac, modernist poetry will feature new translations by essayist Daniel Mendelsohn, including the first English-language renderings of the poet

April 05, 2009

Samuel Menashe
April 05, 2009

Recipient of the first Neglected Masters award from the Poetry Foundation, Samuel Menashe gives a recital of his poetry and discusses his life and work

March 12, 2009

Reginald Shepherd
March 12, 2009

A beloved and admired poet, critic and teacher, Reginald Shepherd (1963-2008) inspired many with his passionate commitment to poetry, an art he viewed as inextricably connected to history, politics

February 14, 2009

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February 14, 2009

From the perspectives of archivist, curator, editor, scholar and translator, a diverse group of poets - Catherine Bowman, Nancy Kuhl, Geoffrey O’Brien

February 08, 2009

Elizabeth Bishop
February 08, 2009

In this talk, award-winning poet Vijay Seshadri examines the origins and scope of Elizabeth Bishop’s visionary poetry, her paradoxical relationship to the religious traditions that

January 07, 2009

Paul Celan
January 07, 2009

Barbez, a critically-acclaimed "ethno-punk-cabaret" ensemble, performs Force of Light, a multimedia event that interweaves the poetry of Paul Celan with music and video.

December 07, 2008

Federico García Lorca
December 07, 2008

A dramatic reading with Dominique Borel and Suzanne Khuri, with guitar accompaniment by Ian Banks

December 04, 2008

December 03, 2008

November 20, 2008

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