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December 1, 2014: Book launch by Luxembourg born poet and translator Pierre JORIS

The Consulate General of Luxembourg is pleased to announce:

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  Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:00pm

  Event is free of charge.

  Silver Center for Arts and Science

  CAC100 Washington Square East

  New York, NY 10003
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The event is presented by Deutsches Haus at NYU on Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:00pm. This event is free of charge.Following the reading, a conversation between Pierre Joris and Paul Auster will be introduced by NYU Professor Ulrich Baer.

Luxembourg-born Pierre Joris is the author of some fifty books, including poetry, essays, translations, and anthologies. Most recently he published Meditations on the Stations of Mansur al-Hallaj and the anthology Poems for the Millenium Vol. 4: The University of California Book of North African Literature. In 2005, he received the PEN

Award for Poetry in Translation for his translation of Celan’s Lichtzwang/Lightduress. To learn more, please visit:


Pierre Joris with Paul Auster

Pierre Joris and friend Matthew Ward

Pierre Joris at Podium