Poetry Reading: EL HAMBRE DE MI CORAZÓN - Poems by Raúl Zurita


Thursday, October 27, 2016, 12:00pm to 1:00pm


CGIS South, second floor lobby, 1730 Cambridge Street

Speaker: Raúl Zurita, 2015-16 Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor, DRCLAS
The celebrated Chilean poet, Raúl Zurita will read fragments of Canto a su amor desaparecido which is on display at DRCLAS as part of the exhibition El HAMBRE DE MI CORAZON, an installation of poems curated by Prof. Sergio Delgado Moya which will be on view at DRCLAS until March 1, 2017.

After the reading Zurita will participate in a workshop with RLL students from Prof. Delgado's course Transversal Poetics: Workshops on Translation and Transcreation of Latin American Poetry

Fragments from: Raúl Zurita. Sky Below: Selected Works. Translated and with an introduction by Anna Deeny Morales. (Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2016)

Light lunch will be served