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Artvoice Weekly Edition » Issue v9n41 (10/13/2010) » Section: Literary Buffalo

Charles Olson at the Century

The poet and theorist Charles Olson casts a long shadow across Buffalo’s literary and academic community. Though his career at the University at Buffalo was brief—he taught there from 1963 to 1965—his influence continued to be communicated through visits and through poet Robert Creeley, with whom Olson had worked at Black Mountain College, and with whom Olson maintained a fascinating correspondence.

Among The Buffalonians: V.S. Naipaul

Just Buffalo’s Babel lecture series, which showcases international authors who write in English, returns on Tuesday, October 19. This season, Babel’s fourth, opens with Nobel Prize winner V. S. Naipaul.

Poetry: "Foment"

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Lit City: Literary Events

Lit City literary event listings are presented by Just Buffalo (

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