University of Virginia, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

"Poetry and the World" Symposium

April 6, 2018

"POETRY AND THE WORLD" SYMPOSIUM

Friday, April 6, 2018

10am-5pm, Nau Hall Auditorium (Nau 101)

Nau Hall Auditorium (Nau 101)

Free Admission

10am-5pm

 

SCHEDULE:

10am - Noon - Panel 1
     Janet Neigh
         “Oral Memory in Digital Territories” 
     Yasser Elhariry
         “Strait, Sea, Poem: Emmanuel Hocquard" 
     Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak
         “Persian Poetry in the Persianate World and Beyond” 
    
Noon - 1:30pm - Lunch Break

1:30pm - 3:30pm - Panel 2
     Eric Hayot
          "Blazon: Between the Who and the What"
     Juliana Spahr
          "Poetry’s Stubborn Nationalism in the World"
     Susan Stewart
          "Poetry and the (Natural) World"
    
4:00pm - 5:00pm - Daljit Nagra

Homer Statue
Location: 
Nau Hall 101
Time: 
10:00 am - 5:00 pm