WALLACE STEVENS CONFERENCE
APRIL 8-10, 2004
UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT
The year 2004 marks the 125th anniversary of the birth of
Wallace Stevens, as well as the 50th anniversary of the publication
of his Collected Poems. On April 8-10, 2004, The University of
Connecticut will host an international conference,
Celebrating Wallace Stevens: The Poet of Poets in Connecticut. Join
us in celebrating Stevens' life and poetry, examining his legacy and
influence, and exploring the future of Stevens studies.
Featured presenters include Ellen Bryant Voigt, Helen Vendler, and
Eugene Gaddis. Other confirmed speakers include Massimo Bacigalupo,
Milton Bates, Charles Berger, Eleanor Cook, Bonnie Costello, Mark
Doty, Alan Filreis, Roger Gilbert, Susan Howe,
George Lensing, James Longenbach, J. D. McClatchy, John N. Serio,
Willard Spiegelman, and Lisa Steinman.
Registration is $125.00 or $50.00 for students (please include a copy
of a valid University ID). The registration fee includes all
conference receptions and lunches, all sessions, panels and
roundtables, and special events in Hartford including a
Stevens Walking Tour and presentation at the Wadsworth Atheneum.
Also included in the fee is a commemorative broadside designed and
printed by Sutton Hoo Press. The conference is open to the public,
but all attendees must register by March 15.
Please visit our web site for more information and for the registration form.
If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Devers via any of the
means listed below.
Celebrating Wallace Stevens:
The Poet of Poets in Connecticut
April 8-10, 2004
University of Connecticut
Department of English
215 Glenbrook Road, U-4025
Storrs, CT 06269-4025
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