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From the “Evil Empire” to Abu Ghraib: A Poet’s Journey into Enemy Spaces

Date: Wed. April 20th, 2016, 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Location: Happy Dog at the Euclid Tavern, 11625 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106

Metres ImagePhilip Metres is the author of Pictures at an Exhibition (2016), Sand Opera (2015), I Burned at the Feast: Selected Poems of Arseny Tarkovsky (2015), A Concordance of Leaves (2013), To See the Earth (2008) and others. His work has garnered a Lannan fellowship, two NEAs, six Ohio Arts Council Grants, the Hunt Prize for Excellence in Journalism, Arts & Letters, the Beatrice Hawley Award, two Arab American Book Awards, the Watson Fellowship, the Creative Workforce Fellowship, the Cleveland Arts Prize, and a PEN/Heim Translation Fund grant. He is professor of English at John Carroll University in Cleveland.

This event is sponsored by Literary Cleveland.

 


 

Additional Information:

Click HERE for Philip Metres’ website.

 

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