Dorothea Lasky - February 22, 2018

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UA Poetry Center

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UA Poetry Center
A Belief in Ghosts: A Lecture

Dorothea Lasky gives a lecture on material imagination, poetry, and ghosts. She also reads two poems from Milk (2018). This lecture was originally given with Joshua Beckman and Terrance Hayes as part of the 2018 Bagley Wright Lecture Series conference "You Are Who I Am Talking To: Poetry, Attention, & Audience."

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Welcome
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by Tyler Meier

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Introduction
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by Matthew Zapruder

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Excerpt from "A Belief in Ghosts: Poetry and the Shared Imagination," "The Ghost," and "The Ghosts"
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"A Belief in Ghosts" is uncollected. The poems differ slightly from published versions.

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Lasky, Dorothea. "The Ghost" and "The Ghosts" Milk. Seattle: Wave Books, 2018.

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