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Date & Time

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
7:00 PM

Location

Gray Center Lab, Room 112

Admission

Free

Contact

Department of Classics
(773) 702-8514
classics-department@uchicago.edu

Description

Poet, critic, and Professor of English at Harvard University, Stephen Burt will read versions of the poems of Callimachus.

Burt is the author of several books of poetry, including, most recently, Belmont, as well as several works of literary criticism including Randall Jarrell and His Age, and Close Calls with Nonsense: Reading New Poetry.

His essays and reviews have appeared in the Boston Review, The New York Times Book Review, and the London Review of Books, among others.