Stan Lombardo reads from Dante’s “Inferno”
- Friday, Feb. 12, 2010, 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.
- The Raven Bookstore, 6 E. Seventh St., Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
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 performabilit. 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!