January 25, 2010

Advance Notice

Poet laureate to read for library

Three-term U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky will give a public reading on Sunday, Jan. 31, part of the Raymond Danowski Poetry Reading Series at Emory Libraries’ Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL). Pinsky’s reading will take place at 4 p.m. in Glenn Memorial Auditorium.

The theme for the 2009-10 poetry reading series is “Translations.” The next reading in the series will feature Irish poet Eamon Grennan on April 6.

Pinsky will also headline as guest poetry reader for the 10th annual 12th Night Revel, benefitting the Woodruff Library on Jan. 30, at the Piedmont Driving Club.

Single tickets are $150 each. Proceeds from the event, which includes dinner, benefit MARBL.

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