Past Events Related to Arts and the Environment

Feb 16, 2018
The UA College of Humanities presents Zoketsu Norman Fischer — poet, author, essayist, translator, cultural critic, former coabbot of the San Francisco Zen Center, founder of Everyday Zen, and one of the leading contemporary teachers and voices of Buddhism in America. Fischer will conduct a Read More
Nov 09, 2017
The UA Prose Series, curated by faculty of the Creative Writing Program at the UA, presents prose writers of distinction. The UA Poetry Center is proud to present Rubén Martínez.  A native of Los Angeles and the son and grandson of immigrants from Mexico and El Salvador, Rubén Read More
Nov 08, 2017
In Let Them Drown, the 2016 London Edward W. Said lecture, Naomi Klein called attention to the nexus of climate change, (colonial) racism, and poverty just as Rob Nixon's Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor had done. But she shifted the spotlight onto the oft- Read More
Mar 04, 2017
As an internationally renowned poetry library, the University of Arizona Poetry Center sponsors numerous University and community programs, with a special opportunity within the College of Humanities, to provide free and full accessibility to the public. In light of our shared commitment as non- Read More
Feb 16, 2017
Starting in October 2016, the UA Poetry Center features eight world-class poets as they address what overlaps, contradictions, mutual challenges, and confluences the categories of Climate Change & Poetry share with each other; in a series of investigative readings, we hope to Read More