Thursday, October 22, 2020
The Glass Constellation
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm EST/GMT-5
A Poetry Reading and Discussion with Arthur SzeAccess the event via Zoom: https://bard.zoom.us/j/85254136149?pwd=MWVXL1FRR3VtRHlxSjYrbFNKRGdjUT09
An online reading from Sze's forthcoming new and collected poems, The Glass Constellation. The reading will include an introductory poem from Compass Rose, a generous selection of poems from Sight Lines, as well as a few new poems. There will be a Q&A after the reading.
Born in New York City in 1950, Arthur Sze is a poet, translator, and editor. He is the author of 10 books of poetry, including Sight Lines (Coper Canyon Press, 2019), which received the 2019 National Book Award in poetry; Compass Rose (Copper Canyon Press, 2014); and The Ginkgo Light (Copper Canyon Press, 2009). He is also a celebrated translator from the Chinese, and released The Silk Dragon: Translations from the Chinese (Copper Canyon Press) in 2001.
This event is sponsored by The Hutcheson Memorial Fund, the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion, Asian Studies, the CCE, and the Written Arts Program. It is part of a series of talks about Buddhist Currents in American Poetry.
For more information, call 845-758-6822, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org,
or visit https://bard.zoom.us/j/85254136149?pwd=MWVXL1FRR3VtRHlxSjYrbFNKRGdjUT09.
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm EST/GMT-5
Location: Online Event