San Francisco poet Ronald Johnson (1935-1998), was the author of several books, among them the metaphysical ARK, a book-length poem dedicated to "the radiant structural be
Readings & Conversations Archive
March 16, 2006
March 19, 2006
March 22, 2006
Poets, novelists, and philosophers ponder the role of beauty in relation to aesthetics and moral issues.
March 25, 2006
At each stage of his tumultuous life, Neruda wrote poems as chronicles, explaining his poetry and politics.
April 11, 2006
April 18, 2006
Gillian Conoley speaks on Henri Michaux (1899-1984), one of the most original and admired French writers and artists of the twentieth century.
April 22, 2006
April 23, 2006
April 27, 2006
A reading and discussion of world poetry, post-colonial literature, and translation, with readings by Brent Edwards