KU Classic professor Stanley Lombardo reads from “The Inferno”
- Friday, Feb. 12, 2010, 7 p.m.
- The Raven Bookstore, 6 E. Seventh St., Lawrence
- Age limit: Not available
Renowned translator and University of Kansas Professor of Classics Stan Lombardo will be reading at The Raven. Lombardo’s translations of Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey are celebrated for their contemporary poetic idiom and performability . His most recent project is a translation of Dante’s Inferno, from which he will read four cantos chosen by the audience. Come prepared with your requests!