• Poetry Reading with David Ferry

The Distinguished Visiting Scholar's last event of the semester

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
1-2:15pm
Poetry Center, 3rd floor of Sawyer Library
73 Tremont St

David Ferry returns this year for the third time as a Distinguished Visiting Scholar in the College of Arts and Sciences. Professor Ferry is the 2011 winner of the prestigious Ruth Lilly Prize for a lifetime of poetic achievement that includes five books of his own poetry and acclaimed translations of the Gilgamesh epic, the Odes of Horace, the Eclogues and Georgics of Virgil, as well as his own translation-in-progress of Virgil's Aeneid. This will be his last poetry reading event of the school year; don't miss it! Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program, English Department, and the Dean's Office in the College of Arts and Sciences. For more information, please call 617-973-5346.

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