To coincide with the publication of the landmark anthology Watermark, co-editor Monique T. D.
Readings & Conversations Archive
March 18, 1998
March 10, 1998
December 13, 1997
Marvin Bell, one of the great contemporary teachers of the craft of poetry, reads and discusses the poems of William Stafford, with whom he co-authored Segues: A Correspondence
November 18, 1997
Paul Celan, emerging from the European Jewish catastrophe with nothing but his (radically questioned) German mother tongue, challenges his translator too.
November 08, 1997
November 05, 1997
“Voice” is a term often used in describing a poet’s work, yet it remains a slippery concept. Does voice come from within the individual or elsewhere?
October 25, 1997
October 23, 1997
On the 25th anniversary of his death, five esteemed colleagues read and re-examine the work of Robert Lowell, a three-time Pulitzer Prize winner and one of the most influential post-World War II po
October 18, 1997
October 15, 1997
As part of Yari Yari: Black Women Writers and the Future: An International Conference on Literature by Women of African Descent, this reading and discussion celebrates the identity and ind