Beck Lecture Series Presents Chris Tanasescu
Posted: November 8, 2010
Denison University’s Beck Lecture Series will sponsor a program by poet, critic and translator Chris Tanasescu. He will give a reading of his works in translation at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 16, in the Barney-Davis Hall Board Room (200 West Loop). The event is free and open to the public.
Tanasescu’s poetry performance/ action painting/ rock band Margento won the Fringiest Event Award at Buxton Fringe (UK, 2005); he was awarded the Ronald Gasparic Poetry Prize and the International Library of Poetry Award in 2001. A professor at the University of Bucharest, Tanasescu was an Anna Akhmatova Foundation Fellow for his work as a poet and a translator.
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville— Beck Lecture Series presents Chris Tanasescu at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 16, in the Barney-Davis Board Room (200 West Loop). Free and open to the public. For information, contact Anneliese Davis at 740-587-6207 or visit www.denison.edu.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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