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"Footwork: Selected Poems"

Fellow Poets Discuss Severo Sarduy's ""Footwork: Selected Poems"
New York, NY
Monday, April 12th, 2021
7:00PM - 8:00PM

Poet, novelist, and literary theorist, Severo Sarduy was one of the most groundbreaking Latin American writers of the twentieth century. The poetry in Footwork makes it clear why Gabriel García Márquez once called Sarduy the best writer in the Spanish language. Although Sarduy’s novels have been translated into English and received praise, this is the first collection of his poetry to appear in English translation. Tune in for a discussion of Footwork - a selection of poems from throughout Sarduy’s life, following the thrilling trajectory of a great thinker.

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