Speakers

Mary-Sherman Willis

Grace Notes / Appogiatures by Jean Cocteau, trans. Mary-Sherman Willis

Mary-Sherman Willis, translator of Jean Cocteau’s book of prose poems, Grace Notes / Appogiatures, is the author of two poetry collections and numerous essays and reviews on poetry. She has taught at George Washington University and NYU/Shanghai.

Speaker's Website Genre: Poetry

David Wojahn

For the Scribe

David Wojahn, author of For the Scribe, has also written nine collections of poetry including World Tree, which was the winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize and the Library of Virginia Literary Award. He teaches at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Speaker's Website Genre: Poetry