Skip to content
Skip to content
Search events. View events.
  All Categories
Welcome to Willamette University's Calendar of Events.
Click for help in using calendar displays. Print the contents of the current screen.

Advanced Search (New Search)

Event Details
Notify me if this event changes.Add this event to my personal calendar.Email this event to a friend.
Go Back
Sholeh Wolpé—A Life, Poem by Poem
Start Date: 3/1/2018Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 3/1/2018End Time: 9:30 PM

Event Description
Sholeh Wolpé is an Iranian-born poet and writer. A recipient of the 2014 PEN/Heim, 2013 Midwest Book Award and 2010 Lois Roth Persian Translation prize, Wolpé ’s literary work includes four collections of poetry, two plays, three books of translations, and three anthologies. Her most recent publications include The Conference of the Birds (W.W. Norton & Co), Cómo escribir una canción de amor (Olifante Ediciones de Poesia, Spain), and Keeping Time With Blue Hyacinths (University of Arkansas Press.) Wolpé ’s writings have been translated into eleven languages and included in numerous American and international anthologies and journals of poetry and fiction. She is a visiting Associate Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). More information:
Location Information:
*WU Campus

*WU Campus - Ford Hall
Room: 122 -- Film Studies Aud.
Contact Information:
Name: Nyrie Mietzke
Phone: 6061
Sholeh Wolpe
Admission / Ticket Info:
This event is free and open to the public. No registration required.
Event Sponsor(s):
English, Religious Studies, Women and Gender Studies

Calendar software powered by Active Data   
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search