Poetry Reading: Graham Foust & Elizabeth Robinson
Please join us for poetry readings by Graham Foust and Elizabeth Robinson on Thursday, November 15, 2007, 4pm. This event is free and open to the public. For additional information about readings at Beinecke Library visit: 2007-2008 Readings at Beinecke Library.
Graham Foust is the author of three books of poetry, Necessary Stranger, Leave the Room to Itself, and As in Every Deafness and numerous poetry chapbooks. He was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and raised in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He is currently the Director of the Master of Fine Arts program in Creative Writing at St. Mary’s College of California.
Elizabeth Robinson is the author of numerous books of poetry, including Pure Descent, winner of the National Poetry Series, Apprehend, winner of the Fence Modern Poets Series, Under that Silky Roof, House Made of Silver, and Bed of Lists. She has been awarded the Gertrude Stein Award for Innovative Poetry and a grant from the Fund for Poetry. She is co-editor of 26, a magazine of poetry and poetics, EtherDome, a press dedicated to publishing the work of emerging women poets, and Instance Press.
For more information about and examples of Graham Foust’s and Elizabeth Robinson’s work visit:
Graham Fousthttp://lit.konundrum.com/poetry/foustg_poems1.htmhttp://www.typomag.com/issue02/000026.htmlhttp://herecomeseverybody.blogspot.com/2004/12/graham-foust-wrote-two-books-of-poems.htmlElizabeth Robinsonhttp://www.woodlandpattern.org/poems/elizabeth_robinson02.shtmlhttp://brooklynrail.org/2007/9/poetry/three-poems-by-elizabeth-robinsonhttp://herecomeseverybody.blogspot.com/2005/04/elizabeth-robinson-is-author-of-6.html
The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.
Temporary Reading Room Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm
The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.