Performances at 7pm and 8:15pm. Reservations are highly recommended and are accepted by email only: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify 7 or 8:15pm.
Anne Carson, along with her artistic collaborator Robert Currie and guest performers, presents a new interactive performance piece at the Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House. Carson is a classics scholar and the author of many books of poetry, prose, essays, and translation, including "Plainwater," "Autobiography of Red," "The Beauty of the Husband," "If Not, Winter: Fragments of Sappho," "Decreation," and "An Oresteia: Agamemmon by Aiskhylos; Elektra by Sophokles; Orestes by Euripides." Her awards and honors include a Guggenheim fellowship and the MacArthur Award. Carson joins the NYU faculty this year as Distinguished Poet-in-Residence.
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues