My Untamable Need: Reading Rukeyser’s Elegies in Light of Some of Her Later Poems
Register for the online event here: https://emich.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NGZr3NF5SVyHWVNOxcxMEw
Friday’s Event schedule:
11am Louise Kertesz, Keynote Address: My Untamable Need: Reading Rukeyser’s Elegies in Light of Some of Her Later Poems
12:30-1:30pm Zoom Coffee Break: Muriel Rukeyser’s Elegies in Different Voices–Reading Poems with People
2:00-3:30pm Panel 1 (Moderator: TBA )
Vivian Pollak: Muriel Rukeyser’s Elegies: The Contemporary Reviews 1950
Meryl Altman: Rukeyser’s Elegies: Between Rilke and Rich
Lucas Moe: The Radical Elegies: Macha Rosenthal and Rukeyser’s Symbolic Confession
“How Can I Help You”: Poet and public radio producer, Dennis J Bernstein, reflects on his joy documenting Muriel’s work, during her final years.
5-6pm: Zoom Happy Hour!