Poet James Sacré to Read Thursday

James Sacré and David Ball, both award-winning poets and Professors Emeritus of the College, will read Thursday at 4:30 pm in the Poetry Center
Thursday, March 27, 2014
4:30 pm Poetry Reading
Smith College Poetry Center

The reading is free, open to the public. Presented by the Department of French Studies at Smith, with support from Comparative Literature, the Mount Holyoke French Department, and the Lewis Global Studies Center.

James Sacré has published well over 60 books of poetry. His poems have appeared in every major French literary journal, and he has won just about every literary prize awarded to poets in France. He is the Doris Silbert Professor Emeritus in the Humanities at Smith College, where he taught French for many years. Prize-winning translator David Ball, also Professor Emeritus at Smith, will read his English versions of Sacré's poems.

Link to past SC Libraries Poetry Center Readings resource pages.

Note: Some of the resources on this page require a Smith Network login to access from off-campus.


Biography in Context (James Sacré) - Contemporary Authors Online

Biography in Context (David Ball) - Academic journals, reference sources, news & magazines.

Books & Artices

Five College Library Catalog - Search for books by James Sacré

Five College Library Catalog - Search for books by David Ball


James Sacré on Youtube


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