Poetry

  • Vanderbilt University

    Symposium explores dynamic relationship between poet and translator

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    Mar. 19, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    How the Louder Than a Bomb poetry slam changed a Vanderbilt student’s life

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    Mar. 12, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Symposium explores ties between sustainability and creative writing

    The Vanderbilt Creative Writing Spring Symposium will take place Thursday, Feb. 23 at Vanderbilt University's Buttrick Hall. Poets Alison Hawthorne Deming and John Lane will lead the discussion on sustainability as applied to creative writing. Read More

    Feb. 22, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUCast Newscast: Louder Than a Bomb

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    Feb. 10, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Lecture and performance by the Rev. Yvonne Gilmore-Essig

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    Oct. 27, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Poet Billy Collins to be in residence at Vanderbilt in September

    Acclaimed poet Billy Collins will spend a two-week residency at Vanderbilt University this fall, visiting with students, lecturing on poetry as part of Vanderbilt’s Saturday University and giving a public reading. Read More

    Aug. 18, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Poetry reading by Father Ernesto Cardenal

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    May. 3, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Father Ernesto Cardenal to give poetry reading May 1 at Vanderbilt

    Father Ernesto Cardenal, an acclaimed poet and liberation theologian, visits Vanderbilt University Sunday, May 1, to give a reading of his poetry. Read More

    Apr. 20, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt poet honored by Fellowship of Southern Writers

    A distinguished writer noted for his leadership in the translation and preservation of ancient Vietnamese poetry is among those featured at Vanderbilt’s two-day “L’invitation au voyage”: A Symposium on Poetry and Translation. John Balaban will deliver the opening address, “On Translating Vietnamese Poetry,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on March… Read More

    Oct. 12, 2010