Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 12:30pm
Yale Literature and Spirituality Series
Christian Wiman, poet
Contemporary Poetry and the Language of Faith
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2012 | 12:30 PM
Free; no tickets required
Christian Wiman is the author of three books, most recently a book of essays, Ambition and Survival: Becoming a Poet. His new book of poetry, Every Riven Thing, was publishedby Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He is currently working on a book of theological and spiritual meditations called My Bright Abyss, sections of which have appeared in recent issues of The American Scholar, The Harvard Divinity Bulletin, The Christian Century, and Image. He lives in Chicago, where he is the editor of Poetry Magazine.