Laurie Hertzel is senior editor for books at the Star Tribune, where she has worked since 1996. She is the author of "News to Me: Adventures of an Accidental Journalist," winner of a Minnesota Book Award.

Poet Jane Hirshfield reads in Minneapolis tonight

Posted by: Laurie Hertzel under Author events, Poetry, Readings Updated: April 15, 2013 - 11:53 AM

 

Poet Jane Hirshfield.

Poet Jane Hirshfield.

 

Poet and translator Jane Hirshfield, author of seven books of poetry, including "Come, Thief," and "After," will speak in Minneapolis at 7 p.m. tonight (Monday, April 15) at Plymouth Congregational Church, 1900 Nicollet Av., Mpls.

Hirshfield graduated from Princeton University in the first class that included women. She has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the Academy of American Poets. She has published four books of poetry in translation, including "Mirabai," which she worked on with Robert Bly.

Her reading this evening is free and open to the public.

 

 

 

 

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