Literature Program

Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.


Earth's Daughters Magazine presents

Irving Feldman

Gray Hair Reading Series

Irving Feldman
Born in Coney Island September 22, 1928, raised in Brooklyn, and educated at the City College of New York, Irving Feldman completed his Master of Arts degree at Columbia University in 1953. His first academic appointments were at the University of Puerto Rico and the University of Lyon in France. Returning to the continental United States in 1958, he taught at Kenyon College until 1964, when he was appointed professor of English at the University of Buffalo, where he was eventually named Distinguished Professor of English. He retired from teaching in 2004. In 1992 he was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.

His books include Works and Days (1961), The Pripet Marshes (1965), Magic Papers (1970), Lost Originals (1972), Leaping Clear (1976), New and Selected Poems (1979), Teach Me, Dear Sister (1983), All of Us Here (1986), The Life and Letters (1994), Beautiful False Things: Poems (2000), and Collected Poems, 1954–2004 (2004).

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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 ...