Aaron Coleman (MFA ’15, PhD ’21), whose papers and other materials are now part of the Modern Literature Collection, will read his poetry and translations. Professor Ignacio Infante will introduce Coleman and moderate a brief Q&A after, followed by a light reception. Coleman is featured in the current exhibition Wherein I Am: Highlights from the Aaron Coleman Papers. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Literary Arts, the Department of Comparative Literature, the English Department, and the Writing Program.
The International Writers Series is a collaboration between the International Writers track of the Program in Comparative Literature and the Washington University Libraries to celebrate new publications of creative works by writers and translators in the Washington University in St. Louis community and beyond.
Free and open to all, registration is requested.
Washington University affiliated faculty, staff, and students are also invited to join us for Aaron Coleman in Conversation with Mary Jo Bang, the following evening at 6 pm. More information and registration is available on the event page.
The “Wherein I Am” exhibition examines the literary papers of Aaron Coleman with highlights from the collection and Aaron’s life.View Exhibition