Thursday, Feb 7, 7:00pm
New York, NY
THE NEW SALON: READING AND CONVERSATIONS
Edward Hirsch, with Charif Shanahan
Edward Hirsch has published seven books of poems: For the Sleepwalkers (1981), Wild Gratitude (1986), which won the National Book Critics Circle Award, The Night Parade (1989), Earthly Measures (1994), On Love (1998), Lay Back the Darkness (2003), and Special Orders (2008). He has also written four books of prose: the bestseller How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry (1999), Responsive Reading (1999), The Demon and the Angel: Searching for the Source of Artistic Inspiration (2002), and Poet's Choice (2006). Since 2003, he has served as the fourth President of the Guggenheim Foundation.
Co-Sponsored by the NYU Creative Writing Program.
Admission is free.
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
New York University
58 West 10th Street