February 16, 2011

Second Biennial Princeton Poetry Festival

The second biennial Princeton Poetry Festival will be held April 29-30, 2011.

The event will include poets who are at present teaching at Princeton University, including Michael Dickman, Meghan O'Rourke, Brenda Shaughnessy, Tracy K. Smith, Susan Wheeler and C.K. Williams.

It will also include poets from around the world, including the Brazilian poet Paolo Henriques Britto and his US translator, Idra Novey, the Israeli poet Agi Mishol, and the Slovenian poet Aleš Šteger along with his US translator, Brian Henry.

Other American poets taking part are Anthony Carelli and Kathleen Graber, both published by Princeton University Press, along with Mark Doty, Sharon Olds, Carl Philips, Charles Simic, and Natasha Trethewey.

Event Information
Friday, April 29, 2011
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Readings and discussions begin at 2 PM each day

Ticket Information:
$15 per day, $25 for both days and $10 per day for students
For advance tickets, call University Ticketing at 609.258.9220

See http://www.princeton.edu/arts/ for more information

1 comment:

Unknown said...

I wish they had something like this in Florida! I would have loved to be a part of this!