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Reading: Carl Phillips

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Carl Phillips

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29-3-2011 8:00 PM

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29-3-2011 9:00 PM

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Carl Phillips reads what he describes as a “mashup” of poetry from his books Speak Low and Double Shadow, as well as new unpublished poems. Selected poems include “The Life You Save,” “Speak Low,” “Shimmer,” “Mirror, Window, Mirror,” “Conquest,” “Almost Tenderly,” “Surrounded as we are, Unlit, Unshadowed,” “Fascination,” “Storm,” “The Need for Dreaming,” “Sacrifice is a Different Animal Altogether,” “So the Mind Like a Gate Swings Open,” “Sky Coming Forward,” “Civilization,” “Heaven and Earth,” “Immaculate Each Leaf, and Every Flower,” “Dominion,” “But Waves, They Scatter,” and “Silver Chest.” In a question and answer session following his reading, Phillips reads a poem entitled “Coin of the Realm” from his book of the same name.

Introduced by Heidi Czerwiec.

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Mar 29th, 8:00 PM Mar 29th, 9:00 PM

Reading: Carl Phillips

Carl Phillips reads what he describes as a “mashup” of poetry from his books Speak Low and Double Shadow, as well as new unpublished poems. Selected poems include “The Life You Save,” “Speak Low,” “Shimmer,” “Mirror, Window, Mirror,” “Conquest,” “Almost Tenderly,” “Surrounded as we are, Unlit, Unshadowed,” “Fascination,” “Storm,” “The Need for Dreaming,” “Sacrifice is a Different Animal Altogether,” “So the Mind Like a Gate Swings Open,” “Sky Coming Forward,” “Civilization,” “Heaven and Earth,” “Immaculate Each Leaf, and Every Flower,” “Dominion,” “But Waves, They Scatter,” and “Silver Chest.” In a question and answer session following his reading, Phillips reads a poem entitled “Coin of the Realm” from his book of the same name.

Introduced by Heidi Czerwiec.