Poets in Translation: Sappho and Fernando Pessoa

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The challenge of Sappho rests on the fact that many of her Greek poems exist only in fragments. And Fernando Pessoa should really be thought of as three poets. Writing in Portuguese in the early 20th century, Pessoa created distinct styles when writing poems under various bylines. Through reading, discussion, and comparison, we’ll untangle these intriguing poets and the gifts they bring to literary imagination.

Instructor: Lynn Wagner Learn More


Jun 04, 2018 4:30pm - 6:30pm