Thursday, November 05, 2009
Gian Lombardo Reading on Campus
Wednesday, November 11, 5:30, WARNER HALL ATRIUM
(on WestConn’s Midtown Campus)
is Publisher-in-Residence in the Writing, Literature & Publishing Department at Emerson College. He directs Quale Press, which publishes literary works and which also supplies other publishers with editing, design, consulting, production and project management services. He is also the author of Between Islands, a collection of poems and verse translations; and four other collections of prose poetry – Standing Room, Sky Open Again, Of All the Corners to Forget and Aid & A_Bet. His translation of the first half of Aloysius Bertrand’s Gaspard de la nuit was published in 2000 and his translation of Eugene Savitzkaya’s Rules of Solitude appeared in 2004. He lives in Western Massachusetts where he tends a small orchard and occasionally makes a passable wine.
I hope all of the MFA-ers in the area, current and recent, will come out for this reading!