Department of English

Poetry Reading by Salgado Maranhão

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012: Joynes Reading Room, Carothers 007; free and open to the public

Tue, November 20, 2012 | Joynes Reading Room, Carothers 007

7:00 PM

Poetry Reading by Salgado Maranhão

A poetry reading by Salgado Maranhão, one of Brazil's leading poets, accompanied by his American translator Alexis Levitin.  

Salgado's collected poems, The Color of the Word, won Brazil's highest poetry award in 2011.  In addition to his nine books of poetry, he has written song lyrics and made recordings with some of Brazil's leading jazz and pop musicians.

Free and open to the public.  For more information call: 512-471-5787

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