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Chantal Bizzini and Marilyn Kallet at Ivy Writers Paris

November 17, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm


A wonderful bilingual reading by Chantal Bizzini and Marilyn Kallet awaits you in the luxurious ambiance of Delaville Café on this dark November night! Come join us and rejoice in the the language of these authors!


Marilyn Kallet is the author of 17 books including The Love That Moves Me, poetry by Black Widow Press. She has translated Paul Eluard’s Last Love Poems (Derniers poèmes d’amour), Benjamin Péret’s The Big Game (Le grand jeu), and with Darren Jackson and J. Bradford Anderson has co-translated Chantal Bizzini’s Disenchanted City (La Vie Désenchantée), due out in February, 2015. Her work has appeared in hundreds of literary magazines, including Plume, Connotation, Blue Lyra Review, Still: The Journal, New Letters, Prairie Schooner. Dr. Kallet is Nancy Moore Goslee Professor of English at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. In 2005, she was inducted into the East Tennessee Literary Hall of Fame in poetry. She has performed her work on campuses and in theaters across the United States, as well as in Poland and in Auvillar, France, where she leads a poetry workshop each spring for VCCA-France. For information about the workshop: For more about her work:

Chantal Bizzini is a poet, translator, photographer and collage artist, who lives in Paris. She has published poetry and translations in Po&sie, Europe, Poésie 2005, Action Poétique, Le Mâche-Laurier, Rehauts, Public Republic, and Siècle 21, among other international literary journals. American poets she has translated extensively include Ezra Pound, Hart Crane, W. H. Auden, Adrienne Rich, Denise Levertov, John Ashbery, Clayton Eshleman and Jorie Graham. Her own poetry has been translated into English, Italian and Portuguese. Her first volume of poetry, Boulevard Magenta, was published in 2015 by bousquet-la barthe éditions. Her current project involves a series of meditations on photo-illustrated books, including The Bridge by Hart Crane and Walker Evans;Rodenbach’s Bruges-la-Morte, Brassaï’s Paris la nuit, Walker Evans’s Many Are Called, and Sebald’s Austerlitz. She has lectured on this topic at the Sorbonne and New York University, among other venues/



November 17, 2015
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dellaville Cafe
34 Boulevard Bonne Nouvelle
Paris, 75010 France


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