Denison University’s Beck Lecture Series will sponsor a program by poet, academic, critic and translator Chris Tanasescu. He will give a reading 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 work has been featured in a number of anthologies and publications. 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.
Watch a video clip from the performanec on youtube.