Muse Times Two 2013 Fall Poetry Series

Muse Times Two presents its second reading of the season.

Date October 30, 2013 at 3:10 PM

Author Staff


Categories Authors & Literature Performing Arts


Eleni Sikelianos and Sherwin Bitsui

Sunday, Nov. 17, 4pm

At Collected Works Bookstore and Coffeehouse


Raised in California, Eleni Sikélianòs, the great-grandaughter of the Nobel-nominated Greek poet Angelos Sikélianòs, is the author of a hybrid memoir and seven books of poetry. Her most recent work is The Loving Detail of the Living and the Dead. She has received a Fullbright Fellowship, two Gertrude Stein Awards for Innovative American Writing, and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and The National Poetry Series. Her work has been translated into several languages.



Sherwin Bitsui, a Diné from the Navajo Reservation in White Cone, Arizona, received an AFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts Creative Writing Program, and has published two poetry collections: Shapeshift and Flood Song. He has received a Whiting Writers’ Award, a grant from the Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry, and a Truman Capote Creative Writing Fellowship.


For more information on, the featured readers, please contact Dana Levin at Muse Times Two is a project of Lore of the Land, Inc., a nonprofit 501c3 organization.  Donations in support of this poetry program are tax-deductible under the IRS Code. Muse Times Two is very grateful to the Witter Bynner Foundation for a grant to support the 2013/14 season. 

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