Oct 27
126 Memorial Library
728 State Street
4:00 PM Felix Reading Series

Stephen Burt

Professor of English, Harvard University
A Poetry Reading by Stephen Burt

Stephen Burt is the author of three poetry collections, Belmont, Parallel Play, and Popular Music, and several collections of critical works. His essay collectionClose Calls with Nonsense was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. His other works include The Art of the Sonnet; Something Understood: Essays and Poetry for Helen Vendler; The Forms of Youth: Adolescence and 20th Century Poetry; Parallel Play: Poems; Randall Jarrell on W. H. Auden; and Randall Jarrell and His Age. His writing has appeared in the New York Times Book Review, the London Review of Books, the Times Literary Supplement, The Believer, and the Boston Review.

Presented by FELIX: A Series of New Writing and sponsored by the Department of English.

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