Document Type

Lecture

Publication Date

4-24-2014

Publisher

Black Mountain Institute

Abstract

Black Mountain Institute is proud to present the debut performance of the verse drama O, Heart by celebrated poet Claudia Keelan. The dramatic reading by a cast of actors will tell the story of a woman's quest to understand the human heart through her encounters with such diverse characters as Emily Dickinson, Jane Bowles, and the father of modern cardiology, William Harvey. Claudia Keelan's books include Refinery, Utopic, and the forthcoming translations Truth of My Songs: The Poems of the Trobairitz. She is a professor of English and Creative Writing at UNLV and the editor of Interim magazine.

Keywords

Criticism; Keelan, Claudia, 1959-; Performance poetry; Poetry; Verse drama

Disciplines

Acting | Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | Dramatic Literature, Criticism and Theory | Fiction | Other Theatre and Performance Studies | Poetry

Language

English

Comments

Video File size: 312 megabytes

Audio file size: 30.5 megabytes

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