Beyond the Ideogram: Readings from Contemporary Chinese Poetry

Against All Odds: Chinese Poetry Today
Date and Time: 
October 17, 2007 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Readings by Martine Bellen, Cao Shuying, Charles Borkhuis, Caroline Crumpacker, Joseph Donahue, John High, Bob Holman, Charles Laughlin, Ma Lan, Rachel Levitsky, Cris Mattison, Leonard Schwartz, Sun Yi, Zhang Er and Zhang Zhen

Part of Against All Odds: Chinese Poetry Today, a panorama of readings and discussions by Chinese poets and American translators featured in the Talisman House Anthology of Contemporary Chinese Poetry, offering an encounter with the poetic forms, philosophies and political underpinnings of the emerging generation in China.

Funded by the New York Council for the Humanities.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House, Co-sponsored by Belladonna Books, Bilingual Reading Series, Bowery Poetry Club and Talisman House Publishers.
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations