Through May 22, 2021
The Poetry Symposium 2021 is three-episode, online program on the writing, translation and criticism of poetry as emerging modes of transnational literary practice. Faculty members from the University of Chicago, and Calcutta University, along with eminent poets, will come together for readings and extended discussions of the literary futures of poetry in Asia, North America, and beyond. The speakers are Prof Srikanth Reddy, Prof Rosanna Warren, Prof Alison James, George Szirtes, Prof Amit Chaudhuri and Prof Chinmoy Guha. The symposium will be curated jointly by Bestselling Author Avik Chanda and Prof. Srikanth Reddy, University of Chicago.