The Wright Italy with Edward Hirsch & Annie Wright

A Seminar
Date and Time: 
November 20, 1999 - 4:00PM to 6:00PM
Event Location: 
Annie Wright's home

Considered one of the most significant voices in postwar American poetry, James Wright (1927-1980) won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for his Collected Poems. Edward Hirsch and Annie Wright, who opens the home she shared with her late husband, will read, reminisce, and follow the journey of James Wright’s poems from his native Ohio to the golden Italian countryside that illuminates his later work

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