blackbird online journal spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1


FEATURE | August 1, 2005

A Reading by Alan Shapiro
On January 26, 2005, poet Alan Shapiro read at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts as part of Poetic Principles. This series, sponsored by the Virginia Museum and New Virginia Review, Inc., brings to Richmond the best poets, writers, critics, and translators at work today. Shapiro read primarily from his collections Song and Dance (Houghton Mifflin, 2002) and Tantalus in Love (Houghton Mifflin, 2005).