Passwords: Jerome Rothenberg on Experimental Romanticism & the Roots of Contemporary Poetics

Date and Time: 
November 5, 2010 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
Admission: 
$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members

Jerome Rothenberg, poet and editor of the Poems for the Millennium series, reads from and analyzes the work of Romantics and Post-Romantics such as Blake, Shelley, Hölderlin, Hugo, Whitman, Dickinson and Rimbaud, as well as poems by contemporary poets.
The talk also covers work outside of conventional literature, such as sound and nonsense poems, visual poems, outsider poems and more.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations