Events Calendar

English Department Event

Creeley Lecture & Celebration of Poetry - Jerome McGann

Location:
250 Baird
Campus:
North Campus
Date:
3/30/17
Time:
4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
English Department
Contact:
english-department@buffalo.edu
Jerome McGann, John Stewart Bryan Professor of the University of Virginia, to campus for a lecture on “Reading Poetry.” This lecture will take us back to the Romantic period’s revolution in poetic forms and forward to current practices of reading. In the spirit of listening, the Celebration will begin with excerpts from a video of UB SUNY Distinguished Professor David Felder’s magnificent composition, “Les Quatre Temps Cardinaux” and include the awarding of the Department of English and Poetics Program / riverrun High School Poetry prize, and a reception.