Wojahn, David. Late Empire. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1994.


In this reading, originally given with Joni Wallace, Mary Jo Bang reads poems that would go on to be collected in The Last Two Seconds (2015) as well as a segment from her translation of "Canto III" of Dante's Inferno (2012).


Rodney Phillips speaks about illustrations and English translations of Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy. This reading was originally given with Rae Armantrout.


Eleanor Wilner reads poems from Reversing the Spell: New & Selected Poems (1998), The Girl with Bees in Her Hair (2004), and Tourist in Hell (2010), along with poems that would go on to be collected in Before Our Eyes: New and Selected Poems, 1975-2017 (2019). 

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