IN-STORE: A Night of Poetry

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 - 7:00pm

Join us for a night of poetry with Stephanie Burt, Catherine Rockwood, and Rachel Trousdale!

*Masks are required for attendees.*

Stephanie Burt is the author of five poetry collections, including Advice from the Lights and Belmont, and several works of criticism, including Don’t Read Poetry and Close Calls with Nonsense. She teaches at Harvard University.

Catherine Rockwood learned to read early, and improperly. Her poems appear or are forthcoming in Contrary MagazineReckoning MagazineThe Ethel ZineSWWIM, and elsewhere. You can find her on Twitter at @martin65.

Rachel Trousdale is Assistant Professor of English at Framingham State University, USA. She is the author of Nabokov, Rushdie, and the Transnational Imagination: Novels of Exile and Alternate Worlds (2010).

Event address: 
79 Leonard St
Belmont, MA 02478
Ticketed Event: 
We Are Mermaids: Poems By Stephanie Burt Cover Image
ISBN: 9781644452059
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - October 4th, 2022

Effusive new poems by Stephanie Burt, “perhaps our greatest poet of having yet more to say” (Boston Review)

Humor in Modern American Poetry By Rachel Trousdale (Editor) Cover Image
By Rachel Trousdale (Editor)
ISBN: 9781501352607
Availability: Available from Warehouse (minimum 2 days to arrive)
Published: Bloomsbury Academic - May 30th, 2019

Modern poetry, at least according to the current consensus, is difficult and often depressing. But as Humor in Modern American Poetry shows, modern poetry is full of humorous moments, from comic verse published in popular magazines to the absurd juxtapositions of The Cantos.

Age Group(s): 
Adult (19 - Boomer)