18 Oct 2016

Robinson Jeffers Conference, USC

Submitted by Kimon

USC Robinson Jeffers Conference Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

(Noon–5 p.m. at the Doheny Library, University of Southern California)

On Tuesday October 18, 2016 the University of Southern California Library will host a special half-day conference at the Doheny Library. Jointly sponsored by the USC Libraries and the Occidental College Library, the conference will feature a series of talks and conversations about Jeffers's impact on American poetry, fine printing, and environmental attitudes.

The featured speakers for the conference will include Michael Bloomfield (author of the new Jeffers bibliography), novelist Kim Stanley Robinson, biographer James Karman, and California poet laureate Dana Gioia.