Witness for the Witnesses: Geoffrey Hill and Lyric Memorialization

Wednesday 17 May 2017, 4.00PM

Speaker(s): Kenneth Haynes (Brown University)

Kenneth Haynes is Professor of Comparative Literature and Classics at Brown University. He is the author of English Literature and Ancient Languages (Oxford, 2003) and co-editor of The Oxford History of Literary Translation in English , vol. 4: 1790–1900 (Oxford, 2006) and an historical anthology of English translations of Horace (with D. S. Carne-Ross). He is also the editor of Geoffrey Hill, Collected Critical Writings (Oxford, 2008) and Broken Hierarchies: Poems 1952-2012 (Oxford, 2013).

Location: P/L/002

Admission: All welcome.

Email: hugh.haughton@york.ac.uk