Williams’ talk, “Autobiography with Translation” 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, where President Doti will be there to introduce Mr. Williams.
About the author: C. K. Williams has won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, among other honors. In 2010, he published a critical study, On Whitman, and a book of poetry, Wait. In 2012, he published a book of poems, Writers Writing Dying, and a book of essays, In Time: Poets, Poems, and the Rest.
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.