Michael Schmidt

 

Michael Schmidt


Reading with Michael O'Loughlin.
Admission: €8 / €6 concessions
12 February 2015 at 10pm, Cork Arts Theatre

 

 
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Lecture: 'Publishing Irish Writing'
11 February at 3pm, Admission: Free
UCC School of English, 2.12 O'Rahilly Building

 

Michael Schmidt is Writer in Residence at St John’s College, Cambridge. He is a founder and the Editorial and Managing Director of Carcanet Press and founder and general Editor of PN Review. He has published several collections of poems, two novels, a number of anthologies and volumes of literary history, and two books of translations. His latest book is The Novel: A Biography published by Harvard University Press.

 

“Vibrant, radiant, steeped
in Modernist tradition
and questingly new... a
passionate discourse that
is at once earthy and numinous”
– John Ashbury

 

More about the author:

Michael Schmidt at the Poetry Foundation

Michael Schmidt at the British Council of Literature

'Present Tense': poem by Michael Schmidt in the Guardian

 

Cork Spring Poetry Festival