Poets Eric Falci and Ted Pearson

Poets Eric Falci and Ted Pearson

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 7:00 PM

In the basement
2476 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley

Celebrating two new titles from Tuumba Press:

Ted Pearson (1948) was born and raised in Palo Alto. He began writing in the mid Sixties and has since published twenty-four books of poetry, co-authored The Grand Piano, a ten-volume experiment in collective autobiography, and co-edited Bobweaving Detroit: The Selected Poems of Murray Jackson. Recent works include Trace Elements (Tuumba, 2019), Personal Effects (BlazeVOX, 2019) and Exit Music (Singing Horse, 2019). He lives in Oakland, California.

Eric Falci grew up in Liverpool, New York and now lives in Berkeley, California, where he is Professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of Continuity and Change in Irish Poetry, 1966-2010 (2012) and the Cambridge Introduction to British Poetry, 1945-2010 (2015), as well as a number of essays on twentieth-and twenty-first-century Irish and British poetry.