Michael Palmer

Poet Michael Palmer’s books include The Company of MothsCodes Appearing: Poems 1979 – 1988; The Promises of GlassThe Lion BridgeAt PassagesSunFirst Figure; and many others, including a volume of prose, The Danish Notebook.  He is, in addition, a well-known translator of works from the French, Russian, and Portuguese.  Recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Writers Award, and a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, he lives in San Francisco.


New Directions Festival
The Flowering of Bandelaire/Cogut Center for the Humanities Conference