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New Dublin Press Presents ‘Anything That Burns You’: Terese Svoboda at the James Joyce Centre

October 10, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


“Terese Svoboda is one of few contemporary American writers who possesses a global consciousness” — Brooklyn Rail.

The James Joyce Centre and New Dublin Press are delighted to be hosting a talk and reading by acclaimed American poet, author, and biographer Terese Svoboda on October 10 at 7:00PM. She will be presenting her new biography, Anything That Burns You: A Portrait of Lola Ridge, Radical Poet, a timely book on an important Irish-American feminist writer. “This is a rich and detailed account of the life and world of Lola Ridge, poet, artist, editor, and activist for the cause of women’s rights, workers’ rights, racial equality and social reform.”

A recent Guggenheim fellow, Terese Svoboda is the author of 18 books of poetry, fiction, translation, memoir, and biography. Her most recent book of poetry is Professor Harriman’s Steam Air-Ship (Eyewear 2016). When The Next Big War Blows Down The Valley: Selected and New Poems (Anhinga) was published last year.

Her short stories, Live Sacrifice (Ravenna), appear next year.

Svoboda’s work has been published in the UK in such magazines as TLS, Wolf, Southword, and Salvage.

Places for this event are free but limited. Book your places below or call us on 01 878 8547 to reserve your spot.


October 10, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The James Joyce Centre
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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