Venue Details

254 Star Starred
Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
Venue website Get directions
Consertia
14 events
9 reviews
30 stars
In Capital Hill,walking distance from Capital Building. About 2 blocks over plenty of places to eat with side walk cafe`s.
Gravedigger's Tale
star this tip starred
Consertia
14 events
9 reviews
30 stars
The weather was partly sunny warm. I wore jeans no jacket needed..
Gravedigger's Tale
star this tip starred
View all 306 tips
More Information

Description

Charles Wright’s poems exalt in language that is reverent and in sumptuous awe of the world. He received the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry and the _Los Angeles Times _Book Prize for his 1997 collection, Black Zodiac. His most recent collection, Scar Tissue, was the international winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize. Wright’s other books include Buffalo Yoga, Negative Blue, and _Appalachia. _Wright is Souder Family Professor of English at the University of Virginia.

Conversation moderated by poet Bob Hicok.