Conversation/Reading with Natasha Trethewey
February 23, 7 p.m., Edith Kenney Gaylord Library, Gaylord Hall
February 24, 7 p.m., Sam Noble Museum, Kerr Auditorium
University of Oklahoma Campus, Norman
On February 23rd, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey will participate in a public conversation entitled, "Poetry and Memory." Trethewey will address the intersections and contentions between personal and public memory; cultural memory and collective history; and notions of voice and authority. Questions from the audience are welcomed.
On February 24th, Professor Trethewey will give a public reading of her poetry, including poems from her Pulitzer Prize-winning volume Native Guard.