Richard Howard http://kalw.org en Poet Richard Howard http://kalw.org/post/poet-richard-howard <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><strong>‘Success’ and a Faun’s Afternoon</strong>. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:49:49 +0000 Eric Jansen 19584 at http://kalw.org Poet Richard Howard Fauns, 'Success,' cruising-spot ghosts and translating as an "erotic act" http://kalw.org/post/fauns-success-cruising-spot-ghosts-and-translating-erotic-act <p><strong>&lsquo;Success&rsquo; and a Faun&rsquo;s Afternoon</strong>. Richard Howard, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and translator, amuses us while musing on French fauns, ghosts of all-but-forgotten New York cruising spots, and the cultural figures he&rsquo;s memorialized or channeled in verse &ndash; including painter Alice Neel, dancer Isadora Duncan and Madame Charles de Gaulle.&nbsp; Now in his eighties, this &ldquo;living legend&rdquo; shares his poems, tells us about the eroticism of translation, and reflects on gay life before many of you were born.<span> </span></p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 15:48:49 +0000 Eric Jansen 9326 at http://kalw.org Fauns, 'Success,' cruising-spot ghosts and translating as an "erotic act"