UA Poetry Center
Modern Languages Auditorium
Roland Flint, Poet Laureate of Maryland at the time of this reading, opens with early poems from Say It (1979) and Resuming Green (1983). Flint reads from his National Poetry Series volume Stubborn (1990), interspersing work from Stubborn with recently written poems, some of which would go on to be published in Easy (1999). Flint also discusses his work as a translator of Bulgarian and reads several of his translations.
Introduction by Alison Hawthorne Deming. Recording cuts out briefly from 47:27 to 47:40 and ends just before the reading is complete.