German poet to be visiting fellow, April 22-May 1
Posted April 18, 2003; 05:23 p.m.
Lauded as the most inventive lyric poet and essayist of the younger generation, Gr|nbein was the 1995 recipient of the Georg B|chner Prize, Germany's highest literary award.
Gr|nbein will take part in the following events, which are free and open to the public:
- a poetry reading of his most recent work (translated in English) at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, in 106 McCormick,
- a dialogue with the critic and novelist Aris Fioretos of Rutgers University at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in 105 Bobst,
- a lecture on the practice of poetry at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in the Rockefeller-Mathey Theater and
- a poetry reading of three selected works in German at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, in 105 Bobst.
Contact: Tom Bartus (609) 258-3601