Bard College to Host Celebration of Poet and Essayist Ann Lauterbach on Thursday, April 21
This Event Is Part of the Bard Institute for Writing and Thinking’s Annual April Conference on Friday, April 22
Presented by the Bard Institute for Writing and Thinking (IWT), the literary journal Conjunctions, and the Bard Division of Languages and Literature, the celebration takes place at 6:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the Bertelsmann Campus Center. It is free and open to the public; no tickets or reservations are required. Available for sale and signing will be limited-edition broadsides of one of Lauterbach’s poems, produced exclusively for the event by Ugly Duckling Presse; and copies of her books from Oblong Books & Music. For more information, call 845-758-7054 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event is part of the annual IWT April Conference, which takes place Friday, April 22 at Bard. This year’s conference, “The Difficulty with Poetry: Opacity and Implication in the New and Old,” features a plenary session with Lauterbach, White, and Charles Bernstein, as well as workshops that highlight writing-based teaching practices and ask “What can ‘difficult poetry’ teach us about the uses and forms of knowledge?” All participants will receive the e-book edition of Conjunctions’ landmark American Poetry issue. There is a fee for registration. For more information, please visit writingandthinking.org/portfolio-items/conference-april-2016.
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This event was last updated on 03-28-2016