Poets Out Loud Returns for Spring SemesterContact: Patrick Verel
Poet’s Out Loud, Fordham’s showcase for verse and rhyme, returns for the first of three spring semester readings on Thursday, Jan. 24 at the Lincoln Center Campus.
The evening will feature readings by Peter Constantine and Idra Novey.
Constantine is a British and American award-winning literary translator who has translated literary works from German, Russian, French, Modern Greek, Ancient Greek, Italian, Albanian, Dutch, and Slovene.
Novey is an American poet, professor, and translator whose tome Exit, Civilian
(University of Georgia Press 2012) was a 2011 National Poetry Series Winner.
Chris Brandt, an adjunct professor in the communications and media studies and English departments at Fordham will follow their readings with a panel discussion.
The evening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit the Poets Out Loud website
Thursday, January 24
12th-Floor Lounge/Corrigan Center
Lincoln Center Campus
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,100 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College, University of London, in the United Kingdom.