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Wide Rime: A Troubadour Poetics Workshop with Lisa Robertson

19 March 2017

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WIDE RIME: A TROUBADOUR POETICS A Workshop with Lisa Robertson Sunday 19 March 2017 1:00-5:00 PM CSI Building, Alterna Room, 215 Spadina Avenue This workshop is limited to 18 students. Taking as our guides the avant-garde of the 12th Century— the troubadour poets —(as well as a few of their more recent interpreters, translators and critics) we’ll read, discuss and think together, considering the relevance of the beginning of European lyric poetry to the practice at present. I remain unconvinced by the overly-hasty and overtly ideological declarations of lyric’s end-times, an

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