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Passwords: The Ballad: Pidgin Kine Rhapsody: Hawaiian English-Creole Poetry from 1970 to the Present with R. Zamora Linmark
Nov 2, 2019 | 3:00 pm
Celebrated Filipino American poet and novelist R. Zamora Linmark discusses hybridity and song in Hawaiian ballad traditions. Linmark will intersperse the lecture with Hawaiian Pidgin poems by Lois-Ann Yamanaka and other Hawaiian voices, concluding with his appropriation of a Federico García Lorca ballad, which will be sung in rounds.
Passwords: The Ballad: Love, Lyricism & Social Protest with Sarah ArvioNov 2, 2019 | 6:30 pm
Sarah Arvio presents her new translations of the poetry of Federico García Lorca, accompanied by flamenco guitarist Sergio Sánchez-Monge Escardó.
I Remember the First Time I Sat Down and Ordered My Feelings: The List Poem with R. Zamora LinmarkNov 1, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm $95
In this hybrid lecture-workshop, students will examine how poets from different times & places use the list as a historical, cultural & lyrical document.