TITLE: Poetry of Mark Strand and Charles Wright
SPEAKER: Mark Strand, Charles Wright
EVENT DATE: 2008/04/24
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 62 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Mark Strand and Charles Wright read from their works as part of the Poetry Center's Spring literary season.
Speaker Biography: Mark Strand served as U.S. Poet Laureate from 1990 to 1991 and is the author of numerous collections of poetry, most recently "New Selected Poems" (2007).
Speaker Biography: Charles Wright's collection "Scar Tissue" (2006) was the international winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize. Wright is the Souder Family Professor of English at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.