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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Brindled Cat and the Nightingale's Tongue:: a poetry reading by Louis de Paor

Reading - Literary | April 29 | 5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Room 30

Louis De Paor

Celtic Studies Program

Louis de Paor was one of the second wave of contemporary poets who revitalized Irish language poetry in the closing decades of the twentieth century. His selected poems in Irish was recently voted one of the ten best collections of the new millennium. He will read from that book and from more recent work written during his time as Irish Language Fulbright Scholar at NYU and UC Berkeley.