GUEST POETS COMING TO MOLLY’S ON OCT 2nd AT FOUR IN THE AFTERNOON
Along with the usual riff-raff that comes to read and listen to poems at Molly’s, we will have several sidewalk engineers from out of town. This is a very special occasion so don’t miss it, and it’s all for free!
October 2, 2010
Molly’s Cafe 4-6 p.m.
Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno is a biographer, translator and poet.His biographies include books on Paul Bowles, E.E. Cummings and a group portrait of American writers in Paris after the second world war. His most recent book of poems is Les Mots Anglais; he is currently completing a new book-length poem Mussoorie-Montague Miscellany. He is visiting professor at Kadir Has for the 2010-11 academic year.
Richard Tillinghast is the author of eight books of poetry and three books of non-fiction. For twenty years beginning in the 1980s Tillinghast reviewed new poetry for the New York Times Book Review. He has also reviewed and written literary essays for the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post and The New Criterion, as well as writing travel articles for the Times and other magazines. His poems have appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, Paris Review, The New Yorker, Poetry, The New Republic, Poetry London, Poetry Ireland Review, as well as online on Slate, Poetry Daily and elsewhere. In the summer of 1990 the American Research Institute in Turkey awarded Tillinghast a fellowship to study advanced Turkish conversation at the University of the Bosphorus, Istanbul. With his daughter, Julia Clare Tillinghast, Richard will publish a book of translations from Turkish called Dirty August, selected poems of Edip Cansever, with Talisman Books. At present he lives in Ireland.Devamını Gör
molly’s cafe : camekan sok no 7, Galata, Turkey