blackbird online journal Spring 2008  Vol. 7  No. 1



A Reading by Charles Wright

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Charles Wright read at the University of Richmond’s Keller Hall on November 6, 2007.  In our featured recording, Wright is introduced by the poet Brian Henry, an associate professor of creative writing at UR. Wright reads poems from A Short History of the Shadow (2002), Buffalo Yoga (2004), Scar Tissue (2006), and Littlefoot: A Poem (2007). Wright ends with a number of unpublished poems.  

   Our thanks to Brian Henry and the University of Richmond for inviting Blackbird to    document this reading.