Susan Howe, a poetry reading

Thursday, February 15, 2018
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
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Distinguished Visitors Program

Susan Howe's most recent collection of poems is Debths. Her book That This, won the Bollingen Prize in 2011. In 2017 she received the Robert Frost award for distinguished lifetime achievement in American poetry. Her earlier critical study, My Emily Dickinson, was re-issued in 2007 with an introduction by Eliot Weinberger. Three CDs in collaboration with the musician/composer David Grubbs, Thiefth and Souls of the Labadie Tract, Frolic Architecture, WOODSLIPPERCOUNTERCLATTER, were released on the Blue Chopsticks label (2005; 2011). In October, 2013 her word collages were exhibited at the Yale Union in Portland, Oregon, and in the Whitney Biennial Spring, 2014. Spontaneous Particulars:The Telepathy of Archives was published by Christine Burgin and New Directions. Her selected essays The Quarry was published in 2015.

Tea at 7:15 p.m. 

Book signing to follow reading 

Sponsored by the Department of English and the Weaver Fund in conjunction with the Distinguished Visitors Program 

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