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Poetry Reading: Jonas Zdanys

By Wallingford Pub... - Posted on 01 July 2013

Tuesday, July 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Jonas Zdanys is a bilingual poet and translator. He was born in New Britain, CT a few months after his parents arrived in the U.S. from a United Nations camp for Lithuanian refugees. He received his B.A. in English from Yale University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in English from the State University of New York.

He is the author of forty books, the latest, The Kingfisher’s Reign will be featured during his reading. He has received a number of awards and public recognition, the most recent among them an exhibit about his life and work by the National Library of Lithuania.

Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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