Readings in Contemporary Poetry

Friday, May 9, 1997
548 West 22nd Street, NYC, 7:30pm

Eavan Boland

Eavan Boland has published seven books of poetry, most recently And An Origin Like Water: Poems 1967-1987 (Norton, 1996). Her previous books of poems include In a Time of Violence (Norton, 1994), Outside History: Selected Poems 1980-1990 (Norton, 1990), and The Journey (Carcanet, 1986). Object Lessons: The Life of the Woman and the Poet in Our Time, a book of nonfiction, was published by Norton in 1995. Her awards include the 1994 Lannan Literary Award for Poetry, and a grant from the Ingram-Merrill Foundation. Eavan Boland is a professor of English at Stanford University and lives in Dublin, Ireland.