October 7th, 2014
Poetry Reading with Vera Pavlova
Tuesday, October 21, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Mandel Reading Room (Mandel Center for the Humanities, Room 303)
Vera Pavlova is a contemporary Russian poet who has published fourteen collections of poetry, four opera librettos, and lyrics to two cantatas. Her works have been translated into eighteen languages, including English.
During this interactive reading, each member of the audience will receive cards with Vera’s poems written in Russian and English. The owner of the card will be asked to read the English translation out loud while Vera will read the Russian original. A question-and-answer session will follow the readings. Light refreshments will be served.
For more information about Vera Pavlova, visit verapavlova.us.
This event is sponsored by Brandeis’ Russian Studies Program.