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December 05, 1998

Regie Cabico
December 05, 1998

December 03, 1998

Gertrude Stein
December 03, 1998

A controversial American writer, Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was a noted patron of the arts, host of a famous Paris salon and leader of the Modernist movement.

November 21, 1998

November 19, 1998

Faiz Ahmed Faiz
November 19, 1998

Faiz Ahmed Faiz (1911-1984) is considered the greatest Urdu poet of the second half of this century.

November 07, 1998

Rainer Maria Rilke
November 07, 1998

Primarily through four books––The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge, New Poems, Duino Elegies, and The Sonnets to Orpheus––Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) has bec

October 27, 1998

Scar on the Stone: Contemporary Poetry From Bosnia book cover
October 27, 1998

This bilingual reading and panel discussion on poetry in a time of war features contributors to Scar on the Stone: Contemporary Poetry From Bosnia.

October 24, 1998

October 24, 1998

Most successful contemporary poems are like tops wobbling near the end of their rotation.

May 16, 1998

Triumph of the Sparrow: Zen Poems of Shinkichi Takahashi
May 16, 1998

Shinkichi Takahashi (1901 - 1987), who first gained recognition as a Dadaist poet and novelist, was one of the foremost Zen poets of this century.

April 25, 1998

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