A Belief in Ghosts: A Lecture
Reading Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018
by Tyler Meier
by Matthew Zapruder
Excerpt from "A Belief in Ghosts: Poetry and the Shared Imagination," "The Ghost," and "The Ghosts"-27105
"A Belief in Ghosts" is uncollected. The poems differ slightly from published versions.
Lasky, Dorothea. "The Ghost" and "The Ghosts" Milk. Seattle: Wave Books, 2018.
Series: Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry, Spring Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): UA Poetry Center
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."