Pierre Joris: Reading and Author Talk
PhD in Creative Writing & Literature Author Series
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- Tuesday, October 15, 2013 15/10/2013 16:00:00 15/10/2013 23:59:59 6 Pierre Joris: Reading and Author TalkConversation and reading with French poet and translator Pierre Joris. Sponsored by USC's French Research and Resource Center and PhD in Creative Writing and Literature.University Park Campus
- 4:00 PM
- University Park Campus
- Taper Hall of Humanities (THH)
- THH 420
- (213) 821-0477
Pierre Joris is a poet, essayist, anthologist, and translator. He has moved between the U.S., Europe, and North Africa for 50 years, publishing over 40 books along the way. Currently, he teaches poetry and poetics at the State University of New York, Albany. Joris has published over 20 books and chapbooks of his own poetry. He has translated all the later poetry by Paul Celan into English. He has also written and published many essays, introductions, and the like, gathered into two volumes with a third one projected for publication in 2015. His most recent book is a collection of poems, Meditations on the Stations of Mansur al-Hallaj (Chax, 2013).