BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Washington College//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:Washington College Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20130310T070000 RDATE:20130310T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20131103T060000 RDATE:20131103T060000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20131008T163000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20131008T173000 LOCATION:Rose O'Neill Literary House GEO:39.218716;-76.066691 SUMMARY:Lost Originals: A Literary House Press Book Launch with Mary Jo Salter DESCRIPTION:Bio\n\n Mary Jo Salter is the author of seven collections of poetry\, all published by Alfred A. Knopf\, including the 2013 volume Nothing By Design. She is also a lyricist and playwright\, and the author of a children's book\, The Moon Comes Home.\n\n A former poetry editor of The New Republic\, she is a co-editor of The Norton Anthology of Poetry. Having taught at Mount Holyoke College for many years\, she is now Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at The Writing Seminars of Johns Hopkins University. She lives in Baltimore\, Maryland.\n"It's Hard to Say"–But Not for Mary Jo Salter podcast of Maryland Morning interview on WYPR\n\n  \n\n "According to fellow poet Carolyn Kizer\, Mary Jo Salter writes "poems of breathtaking elegance: in formal control\, in intellectual subtlety\, in learning lightly displayed." Mary Jo Salter's five collections of poetry include Open Shutters (Knopf\, 2003)\, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year\; A Kiss in Space (1999)\; Sunday Skaters (1994)\, nominated for the National Book Critics' Circle Award in Poetry\; Unfinished Painting (1989)\, the 1989 Lamont Selection\, for the year's most distinguished second volume of poetry\; and Henry Purcell in Japan (1985). She also has written a children's book\, The Moon Comes Home (1989)\, and Falling Bodies\, a play\, and is working on lyrics for a staged song cycle\, Rooms of Light\, for music composed by Fred Hersch. In this interview\, she discusses her job as one of three editors of The Norton Anthology of Poetry (fourth edition\, 1996\, and fifth edition\, 2005)."\n\n ~ Poetry Daily Interview\n Links\nThe Poetry FoundationPoemsPoetry Series on PBSThis event is free and open to the public. Booksigning to follow. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:
\n Bio\n

\n Mary Jo Salter is the author of seven collections of poetry, all published by Alfred A. Knopf, including the 2013 volume Nothing By Design. She is also a lyricist and playwright, and the author of a children's book, The Moon Comes Home.\n

\n A former poetry editor of The New Republic, she is a co-editor of The Norton Anthology of Poetry. Having taught at Mount Holyoke College for many years, she is now Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at The Writing Seminars of Johns Hopkins University. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.\n

"It's Hard to Say"–But Not for Mary Jo Salter podcast of Maryland Morning interview on WYPR\n

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\n "According to fellow poet Carolyn Kizer, Mary Jo Salter writes "poems of breathtaking elegance: in formal control, in intellectual subtlety, in learning lightly displayed." Mary Jo Salter's five collections of poetry include Open Shutters (Knopf, 2003), a New York Times Notable Book of the Year; A Kiss in Space (1999); Sunday Skaters (1994), nominated for the National Book Critics' Circle Award in Poetry; Unfinished Painting (1989), the 1989 Lamont Selection, for the year's most distinguished second volume of poetry; and Henry Purcell in Japan (1985). She also has written a children's book, The Moon Comes Home (1989), and Falling Bodies, a play, and is working on lyrics for a staged song cycle, Rooms of Light, for music composed by Fred Hersch. In this interview, she discusses her job as one of three editors of The Norton Anthology of Poetry (fourth edition, 1996, and fifth edition, 2005)."\n

\n ~ Poetry Daily Interview

\n Links\n

The Poetry Foundation

Poems

Poetry Series on PBS

This event is free and open to the public. Booksigning to follow.

UID:20131008T203000Z-3029@www.washcoll.edu URL:http://www.washcoll.edu/live/events/3029-lost-originals-a-literary-house-press-book-launch CATEGORIES:Academic Calendar|Open to the Public|Arts|Literary Events LAST-MODIFIED:20131007T140941Z ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/16/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,120,540,660/29596_mary_jo_salter_by_michael_malyszko_2013.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:3029 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/New_York X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://www.washcoll.edu/live/image/gid/16/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,120\,540\,660/29596_mary_jo_salter_by_michael_malyszko_2013.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:Mary Jo Salter X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Lost Originals \;is a poetry chapbook by Mary Jo Salter\, letterpress-printed in a special limited edition by the Literary House Press at Washington College\, with hand-tinted engravings created by Abigail Rorer. END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR