Bard College at Simon's Rock: the Early College

Water / Music Reading with Peter Filkins

Monday, April 5


The Alumni Library invites you to a reading by Professor Peter Filkins from his newest book Water / Music.

From the publisher: "A diverse display of formal dexterity, narrative power, and lyrical resonance, Peter Filkins's latest collection of poems explores the fraught relationship between the natural world and the human."

The reading will be followed by a Q&A. 

About the Author
Peter Filkins is a professor of literature at Bard College at Simon's Rock, where he has taught since 1988. He has several other books of original verse, and has translated the poetry and prose of Ingeborg Bachmann, novels by H.G. Adler and Alois Hotschnig, and a critical work by Bernd Stiegler.

Attend the Reading
Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 942 0093 3752
Passcode: K6GLGA

This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome!