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I teach undergraduate and graduate workshops in poetry, fiction, and memoir at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. If you are interested in the program, check the creative writing program website for more information, www.creativewriting.wisc.edu.

I will be traveling widely in 2015 and 2016 to give readings from The Invisible Bridge/ El puente invisible: Selected Poems of Circe Maia.

Check back often to see the updated list of events.


October 17, 2015
8 pm
Monsters of Poetry
Dragonfly Lounge
401 E. Washington, Madison, WI

October 27, 2015
7 pm
Book launch party and reading
Cooper’s Tavern
20 W. Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703

October 28-31, 2015
American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) Conference
Tucson Marriott University Park
Main Gate Square, 880 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ
I will be on two panels talking about the poetry of Circe Maia and also give a bilingual reading of her poetry:

     11:00-12:15, Friday, October 30,  River Plate Tectonics: Women Poets of Argentina and Uruguay

     2:15-3:30, Saturday, October 31, Uruguay Rising: A Conversation Between the Translators

     TBA, Bilingual reading from Invisible Bridge/ El puente invisible: Selected Poems of Circe Maia

December 1, 2015
12 pm
A talk about Circe Maia as part of the Latin American Caribbean and Iberian Studies (LACIS) Program at the University of Wisconsin
Location TBA

February 12, 2016
McNally Jackson Bookstore
52 Prince Street
New York, NY
An evening of Uruguayan and Argentine poetry: the poetry of Circe Maia, Martín Barea Mattos, and Alejandra Pizarnik presented by their translators, Jesse Lee Kercheval, Mark Statman and Yvette Siegert

March 30-April 3, 2016
Associated Writing Programs (AWP) annual convention
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA

     I will be reading Circe Maia’s poetry at the convention as part of this event:

     Beyond Neruda: Latin American Women Poets Burn Down the House
     Time and room TBA

     I will also be signing copies of Invisible Bridge/ El puente invisible: Selected Poems of Circe Maia at the University of     Pittsburgh booth.
     Booth # and time TBA