New York University Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Navigation Skip to Sub Navigation

Poetry Series in Spotlight at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center this Fall

September 12, 2012

The King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at New York University will hold four public KJCC Poetry Series events this fall. All of these events begin at 7:00 p.m. and are held at the Center located 53 Washington Square South, between Thompson and Sullivan streets, New York, N.Y. Admission is free. No RSVP is required.

• September 27: Presentation of the anthology Invencible del amor la fortaleza. Once poetas Iberoamericanas en Nueva York, Hostos Review / Revista Hostosiana, issue 8, 2011. Introduced by Guest Editor Héctor Velarde and Isaac Goldenberg, Editor of the publication. Poets included in the issue will read selections of their work.

• October 18: Reading by two Argentine poets from different hemispheres: María Mascheroni and Luisa Futoransky.

• November 1: Presentation of the book “Spit Temple: The Selected Performances of Cecilia Vicuña”, edited and translated by Rosa Alcalá, Ugly Duckling Presse, New York, Fall 2012. Cecilia Vicuña will perform and Rosa Alcalá will discuss the process of editing and translating the oral improvisatory performances by Vicuña.

• November 15: Renowned Spanish poet and translator Luis Muñoz will read selections of his latest work.

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Around the Square, International Houses

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Robert Polner | (212) 998-2337

Poetry Series In Spotlight at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center this Fall

Search News



NYU In the News

CUSP Unveils its “Urban Observatory”

Crain’s New York Business profiled CUSP’s “Urban Observatory” that is continuously photographing lower Manhattan to gather scientific data.

Post-Sandy Upgrades at the Langone Medical Center

NY1 reported on the major post-Sandy upgrades and renovations made at the Medical Center to protect the hospital from future catastrophic storms.

Steinhardt Research Helps Solve Tough Speech Problems.

The Wall Street Journal reported on research at Steinhardt’s Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, including an interview with Assistant Professor Tara McAllister Byun, that uses ultrasound to help solve tough speech problems.

Times Column Lauds Professor Stevenson’s New Memoir

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof wrote a column about “Just Mercy,” a new memoir by Law Professor Bryan Stevenson, the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, whom he noted has been called America’s Nelson Mandela.

Entrepreneurship Lab Opens at NYU

Crain’s New York Business covered the opening of the Mark and Debra Leslie Entrepreneurial eLab, which will be the headquarters for NYU’s Entrepreneurial Institute and all of the University’s programs aimed at promoting innovation and startups.

NYU Footer