Marcella Durand Reading
Sunday, August 16, 2020 4:00 PM EST
Join Marcella Durand as she reads from her latest book, The Prospect. Following the reading Kristin Prevallet will interview Marcella.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Marcella Durand’s previous books include Rays of the Shadow, Le Jardin de M. (The Garden of M.), with French translations by Olivier Brossard, Deep Eco Prè, a collaboration with Tina Darragh, AREA and Traffic & Weather, written during a residency at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. Her translation of Michèle Mètail’s book-length poem, Earth’s Horizons/Les Horizons du sol, was published in 2020 by Black Square Editions. She has published essays and taught workshops on the potential intersections between ecology and poetry, including “The Ecology of Poetry,” which was originally delivered as a talk at Small Press Traffic in 2002. She lives in the Lower East Side in New York City with her husband and son.
ABOUT THE HOST
Kristin Prevallet is an interdisciplinary conceptual poet, performer, educator and holistic practitioner. Prevallet is the author of eight books of poetry and two books on the connections between mind, body and language, as well as the editor of A Helen Adam Reader. She has presented her work nationally and abroad, including France, Myanmar, Mexico and England.
A review of Marcella Durand's The Prospect at Black Earth Institute.