Visiting Writer: Lisa Jarnot

Max Bevilacqua ’12 invites you to Russell House at the usual time and place:

Come to Russell House this Wednesday, October 10, 2012 to see poet Lisa Jarnot.

Lisa Jarnot’s books of poetry include Night Scenes (2008), Black Dog Songs (2003), Ring of Fire (2001), and Some Other Kind of Mission (1996). Her acclaimed biography of the San Francisco poet Robert Duncan was published by the University of California Press this year, and her Selected Poems is forthcoming from City Lights Books in 2013. The San Francisco Chronicle called Jarnot’s work on Robert Duncan “dazzling and exhaustive”, and Jacket Magazine wrote, “In a quick dozen years, Lisa Jarnot has established herself as one of the most compelling poets publishing today.”

Date: Wednesday, October 10
Time: 8 pm
Place: Russell House (350 High Street)
Cost: Free