Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Simon Armitage and Robin Robertson spoke at Rubloff Auditorium, Loyola University Chicago last night

The event was free and sponsored by the Poetry Foundation.

Simon Armitage's publications include:  Zoom! (Bloodaxe, 1989), Xanadu (Bloodaxe, 1992), Kid (Faber, 1992), Book of Matches (Faber, 1993), The Dead Sea Poems (Faber, 1995), CloudCuckooLand (Faber, 1997), Killing Time (Faber, 1999), Travelling Songs (Faber, 2002),  The Universal Home Doctor (2002), Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Faber, 2006), Tyrannosaurus Rex Versus the Corduroy Kid (2006), and Out of the Blue (Enitharmon, 2008). Visit his website.

Robin Robertson's publications include: A Painted Field (1997), Slow Air (2002) and Swithering (2006).  Read his poem "Wedding the Locksmith's Daughter" here.