Major Jackson | Urban Renewal: A Poetry Reading and Discussion

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Major Jackson | Urban Renewal: A Poetry Reading and Discussion || Radcliffe Institute

The poet Major Jackson RI ’07 reads selected poems from across his catalogue that share a recurring theme: urban renewal. 

Introduction by Julie A. Buckler, the faculty director of the humanities program at the Radcliffe Institute and Samuel Hazzard Cross Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and of Comparative Literatures in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

This event is part of the Roosevelt Poetry Readings at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. The Roosevelt Poetry Readings are made possible by a donor gift that will help bring poets of recognized stature to the Institute.