1 9 4 8 : Possibilities for Poetry

1 9 4 8 : P O S S I B I L I T I E S F O R P O E T R Y

Poetry reading and panel for the yearlong Sawyer Seminar on
“Around 1948: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Global Transformation”

Rosanna Warren
Regents Park Visiting Professor, Social Thought

David Wellbery
LeRoy T. & Margaret Deffenbaugh Carlson University Professor, Germanic Studies, Comparative Literature, and Social Thought

Adam Zagajewski
Ferdinand Schevill Distinguished Service Professor, Social Thought

Readings include the poetry of Gottfried Benn, Bertolt Brecht, René Char, Geoffrey Hill, Czeslaw Milosz, Eugenio Montale, and Tadeusz Rozewicz.

Monday, November 7
5:00 — 6:30 p.m.
reception to follow

The Franke Institute for the Humanities
1100 East 57th Street, JRL S-118, Chicago, IL

Co-sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Franke Institute for the Humanities

Open to the public. For more information, please see: around1948.uchicago.edu

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance
are requested to call 773-702-8274 in advance.

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