READINGS AND EVENTS (updated April 2019)
Friday, 10 May 2019, 7:00-8:45p. The Rubin Museum of Art.
“The Illusion of Power.” An evening of poetry and music with Voices of Poetry, curated by Neil Silberblatt. I’ll be reading primarily from SERIES | INDIA as part of the following all-star cast: Iraj Anvar, Jericho Brown, Cornelius Eady, Sanjana Nair, and Daniel Tobin. The Rubin is at West 17th Street, New York City.
Thursday, 18 April 2019, 5:30-7:00p. Brown University.
“Wine & Prayer & Hafez.” An evening to celebrate the release of Wine & Prayer from White Cloud Press (2019). I will be reading and performing new and revised translations of Hafez (in English and Persian) with Iraj Anvar, esteemed co-translator, and Afshin Goodzari, fabulous musician. Reading and reception to follow. Sponsored by the Center for Language Studies. Pembroke Hall, 172 Meeting Street, Room 305.