Wednesday, August 20, 2008
First Signs of Fall
Classes at Carleton College start in less than a month, and this morning the real preparations begin. These books will be my constant companions throughout the fall: the Cambridge Greek text of Sophocles' Antigone, Smyth's Greek Grammar and Liddell and Scott's Greek-English Lexicon.
My poem " Phrasebook " has been published online in Ergon: Greek/American Arts and Letters .
The frontispiece from Countee Cullen's The Black Christ and Other Poems (1929). Illustration by Charles Cullen. Click to enlarge. On...
Here's the poem I wrote and read for the student-organized International Day of Peace gathering in Bridge Square on Wednesday, Septembe...
Two of my very brief essays were published online this summer. The first was the essay " Telephone ," which appeared in June in t...