Readings by Poet Bei Dao

8:30–9:30 pm
Fringe Club
Upstairs, The Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central

Nov.
10

Host: Srikanth Reddy, Department of English

Moderator: Professor Haun Saussy, Department of Comparative Literature

Language: Putonghua (Read in English by Lucas Klein)

We are thrilled to present Bei Dao, credited as one of the leaders of the Misty Poets Movement in the 1970s, for this special reading event in partnership with Hong Kong International Literary Festival. Beijing-born and now Hong Kong-based, Bei Dao has been nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature multiple times and has recently won the prestigious Golden Wreath Award of the Struga International Poetry Festival.

For media enquiry, please email to hk@uchicago.edu

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