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Conversation with Poet Gary Snyder

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Date:
April 10, 2013
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue

Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall

The first of two events with ecological poet, Zen Buddhist, and environmental activist Gary Snyder, UC Davis professor emeritus.

Co-sponsored by the Department of English, the Creative Writing Program, the DLCL, the Program in American Studies, the Department of Religious Studies, the Ho Center for Buddhist Studies, the Bill Lane Center for the American West, the Mantis poetry journal, the Stanford Arts Initiative, and the Stanford Humanities Center.

Snyder is the author of many works of prose and poetry, including Turtle Island (1974; winner of the Pulitzer prize) and Mountains and Rivers Beyond End (1996; winner of the Bollingen prize).