Poetry and Crisis / Poesía y Crisis - Welcome and Keynote: Jenaro Talens

Welcome 
(Catherine Davies and Jorge Catalá-Carrasco)

Keynote Address 

Poesía y Crisis will gather eight poets at different stages in their literary careers who will read their poetry and share their thoughts on the role of poetry in periods of crisis. This event is part of the research project 'Cultural Narratives of Crisis and Renewal’ (CRIC), a four-year collaborative research project, coordinated from Newcastle University and funded by Horizon 2020, Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, Research Innovation and Staff Exchanges. Launched in January 2015, its aim is to examine cultural production and cultural practice in periods of societal crisis over the last century on both sides of the Atlantic. 

Organised by Cultural Narratives of Crisis & Renewal

Speaker(s): 
Jenaro Talens
Event date: 
Thursday, 3 November 2016 - 10:30am
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