Poetry Lab: "Sappho in Fragments"

Location: Cabinet, 300 Nevins Street, Brooklyn
Date: August 24, 2009
Time: 7-9 ­pm
FREE. No RSVP necessary. Organized by D. Graham Burnett and Jeff Dolven.


Listen to an audio recording of this program, or download the file by right-clicking here and selecting "Save link as..."


This month, Cabinet’s Poetry Lab plays host to the ancient Greek poet Sappho and her gifted modern-day translator Anne Carson. Readings, performance, special guests, and the chance to put a scattered oeuvre back together for yourself.

For a list of all Poetry Lab events, as well as audio and images from the other installments, see here.

Cabinet is a non-profit organization supported by the Lambent Foundation, the Orphiflamme Foundation, the New York Council on the Arts, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the Katchadourian Family Foundation, Goldman Sachs Gives, the Danielson Foundation, and many generous individuals. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation by visiting here.