Tabula Poetica is kicking off it’s Poetry Reading Series on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 with Maureen Alsop, author of the novel
Alsop’s talk, “The Flowering Self, Smaller, Frozen: Portals, Self-Portrayal” will begin at 2:30 p.m. in the Wilkinson Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center, followed by a poetry reading at 7 p.m. in the Henley Reading Room, Leatherby Libraries.
About the author: Maureen Alsop is the author of two full collections of poetry,
. She is the winner of
s Milton Kessler Memorial Prize for Poetry and
The Bitter Oleander’
s Frances Locke Memorial Poetry Award. Her poems have appeared in various journals including
The Laurel Review, AGNI, Blackbird, Tampa Review, Action Yes, Drunken Boat,
The Kenyon Review.
For a full list of authors who will be reading this semester, check out the
Tabula Poetica Poetry site
The Tabula Poetica series is funded by the
Department of English
and by Poets & Writers, Inc., through a grant it has received from the James Irvine Foundation. All Tabula Poetica events are free and open to the public.