Literature Program

Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 8:00 p.m.


UB Poetics Plus presents:

Geraldine Monk

Geraldine Monk is a British poet born in 1952 in Blackburn, Lancashire (known to Beatles fans for its "4,000 holes"). Since the late 1970s, Monk's poetry has appeared in many anthologies, most recently the Anthology of 20th Century British and Irish Poetry. She is currently the co-publisher of West House Books with her husband, Alan Halsey. Her books include Interregnum (1994), Dream Drover (1999), Noctivagations (2001), Insubstantial Thoughts on the Transubstantiation of the Text (2002), and, with Martin Archer, Angel High Wires (2001).

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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...