Poem Present Poetry Roundtable by Coral Bracho & Eliot Weinberger: World Poetry Now - The State of the Art
|When||May 03, 2018 12:30pm - 1:30pm|
|Where||Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801|
|Contact Information||Committee on Creative Writing|
|Description||Roundtable with Coral Bracho, Eliot Weinberger, Srikanth (Chicu) Reddy, Edgar Garcia, & Rachel Galvin |
Coral Bracho was born in Mexico City. She has published six books of poems: Peces de piel fugaz [Fish of Fleeting Skin] (1977), El ser que va a morir [The Being that is Going to Die] (1981), Tierra de entraña ardiente [Earth of Burning Entrails] (in collaboration with the painter Irma Palacios, 1992), La voluntad del ámbar [The Will of Amber] (1998), Ese espacio, ese jardín [That Space, That Garden] (2003), and Cuarto de hotel (2007). She won the Guggenheim Fellowship in 2000.
Eliot Weinberger’s books of literary essays include Karmic Traces, An Elemental Thing, and The Ghosts of Birds. His political articles are collected in What I Heard About Iraq and What Happened Here: Bush Chronicles. The author of 19 Ways of Looking at Wang Wei, he is a translator of the poetry of Bei Dao, the editor of The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry, and the general editor of the series Calligrams: Writings from and on China. Among his many translations of Latin American literature are The Poems of Octavio Paz, Jorge Luis Borges’ Selected Non-Fictions, and Vicente Huidobro’s Altazor.
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