Reading January 8, 2021

Pedro Granados and I will be reading from Amerindios Friday, January 8, at 7:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, as part of the Jamaica Pond Poets series Chapter and Verse. CHAPTER AND VERSE LITERARY READING SERIES  Friday, January 8, 2021, 7:30 pm Poetry in Spanish and Translations INTO ENGLISH AND INTO MUSIC Pedro Granados, Lima, Perú, Ph.D. …

Poetry by Pedro Granados

With Sasha Reiter and Isaac Goldemberg I translated recent work by Pedro Granados. The book is Amerindios, and it is available now. This is one of the more successful translations, I think: To see someone ageLike a style, like a songLike a movie that at the exitLeft you remains of inspirationStrength prideIsn’t nearly what you’ll …

Amerindios/Amerindians

Eminent Peruvian-American writer Isaac Goldemberg, poet Sasha Reiter and I have translated a book of poetry by Pedro Granados, forthcoming 2020 from Artepoética Press in New York. The volume includes work from two prior collections, Roxosol and Activado. I’ll be reading from it at the New Orleans Poetry Festival April 19. Update: The Poetry Festival …

A course on García Lorca

This is the website in progress for my research couse The Modernist Poetics of Federico García Lorca at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette. We will read Poet in New York, Diván del Tamarit, Así que pasen cinco años, Play without a title and El público, and annotate some of his lectures and manifestos. What are …