Lark in the Morning: The Verses of the Troubadours with W. D. Snodgrass & Robert Kehew

Lark in the Morning book cover
Date and Time: 
September 28, 2005 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

A celebration of the influential poetry of the troubadours, whose work flourished in southern France during the height of the Middle Ages. W. D. Snodgrass and Robert Kehew present verse translations of poems by Bertran de Ventadorn, the Monk of Montaudo, Bertran de Born, Marcabru, and others, and discuss their history, relevance to 20th-century poetics, and the challenges of translating their work.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations