Under the Dome: Paul Celan at 100

Under the Dome: Paul Celan at 100

Date: 
Monday, November 23, 2020
Time From: 
06:00 pm
Time To: 
07:30 pm
Location: 
remote/zoom - preregistration through City Lights website
Speaker: 
moderated by Robert Kaufman

Featuring Judith Butler, Mary Ann Caws, Norma Cole, ... Jean Daive, Philip Gerard, Fady Joudah, Myung Mi Kim, D.S. Marriott, Michael Palmer, Doris Salcedo, Timothy Snyder, Roberto Tejada, Rosmarie Waldrop, and Raúl Zurita. Moderated by Robert Kaufman.

–A Live Zoom-Cast, presented by City Lights Books & Publishers (San Francisco, California) and UC Berkeley’s Program in Critical Theory:

Monday Evening, November 23, 6pm (Pacific Coast Time)

A Commemoration/Celebration of the Life and Work of the Poet Paul Celan

(November 23, 1920–April 20, 1970)

–This live Zoomcast event will also celebrate the recent release of several new translations of and books about Celan, including City Lights Publishers’ new edition of Under the Dome: Walks with Paul Celan by the poet Jean Daive, translated from the French by Rosmarie Waldrop.

Special guests will include Judith Butler, Mary Ann Caws, Norma Cole, Jean Daive, Philip Gerard, Fady Joudah, Myung Mi Kim, D.S. Marriott, Michael Palmer, Doris Salcedo, Timothy Snyder, Roberto Tejada, Rosmarie Waldrop, and Raúl Zurita. Moderated by Robert Kaufman. (Co-sponsors: UC Berkeley’s Art Museum and Film Archive, BAMPFA; and UC Berkeley’s Departments of Comparative Literature, English, German, French, and Spanish & Portuguese.)

The event is free, but pre-registration is required: please see the City-Lights announcement for further details/links for the book, the event, and event-registration.