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A reading by poet Justin Quinn

Wednesday 5 December 2012, 7.30PM

Speaker: Justin Quinn, poet

Writers at York

Justin Quinn is a poet, critic and translator from Dublin who has lived and worked in Prague for nearly twenty years. He has published six collections of poetry since ’O’o’a’a’ Bird (1995). His latest collection is Close Quarters (2011).

Justin Quinn has translated Irish and Czech poetry into English. He has published a book on Wallace
Stevens and his Introduction to Modern Irish Poetry appeared in 2008.

Landscape by Bus
Look out the window – half
A landscape, half its trees.
Switch focus. Reflections of
The rest float by on these.
At sixty miles an hour
The world’s being folded back
Into a suitcase. Where
Oh where will I unpack?

Location: The Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building

Admission: Admission is free and open to all