The Lip of the Flamingo: A Lecture
Reading Date: Friday, February 23, 2018
by Tyler Meier
by Matthew Zapruder
Excerpt from "'The Lip of the Flamingo’: Poetry and the Misuse of Language," "Fascination," "Diet Mountain Dew," and "The Endless"-27112
"The Lip of the Flamingo" and "Fascination" are uncollected.
Donnelly, Timothy. "Diet Mountain Dew." The New Yorker. The New Yorker, 21 March 2016. Web. 2 Apr. 2018.
Donnelly, Timothy. "The Endless." Poem-a-Day. The Academy of American Poets, 11 Sep. 2017. Web. 2 Apr. 2018.
Series: Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry, Spring Reading Series
Sponsor(s): UA Poetry Center
Location(s): UA Poetry Center
Timothy Donnelly gives a lecture on catachresis, the uncanny, and Emily Dickinson. He also reads three uncollected poems. This lecture was originally given with Srikanth Reddy and Rachel Zucker as part of the 2018 Bagley Wright Lecture Series conference "You Are Who I Am Talking To: Poetry, Attention, & Audience."