Poetry News

Faculty Development Funds Awarded for the Academic Year 2011-2012

Faculty Development Funds Awarded for the Academic Year 2011-2012

JCU Vice President and Academic Dean Mary Merva is pleased to report that JCU faculty development funds continue to support the professional development of an outstanding group of faculty.

Joyce Carol Oates Interviewed by Two Major Italian Newspapers

Joyce Carol Oates Interviewed by Two Major Italian Newspapers

Ms. Oates was recently interviewed by two major Italian newspapers, La Stampa and Il Messaggero.

InVerse Presents “A Celebration of the InVerse Anthologies”

InVerse Presents “A Celebration of the InVerse Anthologies”

Poetry-lovers from the Rome community flocked to the Marc and Peggy Spiegel Student Center for the seventh edition of InVerse Italian Poets in Translation, held on Wednesday, June 13th.

Tickets Still Available for June 22 Reading with Joyce Carol Oates!

Tickets Still Available for June 22 Reading with Joyce Carol Oates!

On the occasion of its 40th anniversary John Cabot University is pleased to welcome renowned American author Joyce Carol Oates as Novelist-in-Residence for the Summer Institute for Creative Writing and Literary Translation.

La Repubblica.it Praises JCU Poet-in-Residence Billy Collins’ Reading

La Repubblica.it Praises JCU Poet-in-Residence Billy Collins’ Reading

US Poet Laureate from 2001 to 2003, Billy Collins has achieved critical acclaim and wide popularity in the US and has been described as "the most popular poet in America" by the New York Times.

Reading Tonight with JCU Poet in Residence Billy Collins

Reading Tonight with JCU Poet in Residence Billy Collins

Billy Collins, United States Poet Laureate 2001-2003, is an American phenomenon. No poet since Robert Frost has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal.

John Cabot University Press Presents “InVerse 2012”

John Cabot University Press Presents “InVerse 2012”

On the occasion of the University's fortieth anniversary, John Cabot University Press is pleased to announce the publication of the fifth volume of InVerse Italian Poets in Translation, edited by Professors Brunella Antomarini, Berenice Cocciolillo, and Rosa Filardi.

Professor Moira Egan Featured in Poesia, a Prestigious Poetry Journal

Professor Moira Egan Featured in Poesia, a Prestigious Poetry Journal

Prof. Moira Egan Featured in Poesia, a Prestigious Italian Poetry Journal

JCU Press Publishes Latest Volume of InVerse: Italian Poets in Translation

JCU Press Publishes Latest Volume of InVerse: Italian Poets in Translation

JCU Press Publishes Latest Volume of "InVerse: Italian Poets in Translation"

Creative Writing Institute Presents a Reading by Poet Kim Addonizio

Creative Writing Institute Presents a Reading by Poet Kim Addonizio

John Cabot University's Institute for Creative Writing and Literary Translation Presents a Reading by Poet Kim Addonizio

JCU Professors’ Translation of “A Coney Island of the Mind” Reviewed

JCU Professors’ Translation of “A Coney Island of the Mind” Reviewed

JCU Creative Writing Institute Professors' Translation of "A Coney Island of the Mind" Reviewed in Il Fatto Quotidiano Newspaper

Professor Moira Egan’s Poems Included in Collection

Professor Moira Egan’s Poems Included in Collection

Professor Moira Egan's poems included in The Book of Forms: A Handbook of Poetics Including Odd and Invented Forms