[UPDATE] Poetics Colloquium: Emergent Trends in Poetics

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Centenary College of New Jersey

Acclaimed poet Mark Doty, winner of the 2008 National Book Award, is the 2009-2010 Gates Ferry Lecturer at Centenary College of New Jersey. He will read on Monday, October 19 at 8 pm and will participate in our Poetics Colloquium on Tuesday, October 20.
We invite poets and scholars from the NJ- NY- PA tri-state area to propose a presentation on a topic related to contemporary poetry. Please send a one-page proposal and brief bio by September 15.
The following panel topics are underway and will consider another panelist:
Poetics of Place
Poetic Forms
Translation and/ of Poetics. This panel would especially welcome abstracts from Latin American, African, or Caribbean writers or scholars.
You may also propose another topic.
Please send a brief abstract to Mary Newell at newellm@centenarycollege.edu, cc harelj@centenarycollege.edu.
Indicate your possible time availability on Tuesday October 20: 9:30-11:30; 11:30-12:30 for a round table with Mark Doty; 2:30 - 4:30.