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FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS:YUYUTSU RD SHARMA & DAVID B. AUSTELL

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FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS:YUYUTSU RD SHARMA & DAVID B. AUSTELL

FROM SAGARMATHA TO OLYMPUS MONS

YUYUTSU RAM DASS SHARMA

& DAVID B. AUSTELL

READING THEIR NEW AND SELECTED WORKS

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24TH at 7:00pm


Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, New York University

238 Thompson Street (corner of Thompson Street and West 4th Street, beside the NYU Kimmel Center)

This event is free and open to the public. The authors’ books will be available for purchase.


DR. DAVID B. AUSTELL (United States) is an emerging voice in the arena of contemporary American poetry. Austell grew up in the southern part of the United States during the 1950s and 1960s, his love of poetry growing from deep roots: from his mother who sent poetry, sacred and secular, to him all through college with her letters, and from his father who read Shakespeare and Coleridge to him as a child. He completed undergraduate and graduate degrees in English Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he also completed his Ph.D. in Higher Education focusing on International Education. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees in English Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also completed his Ph.D. in Higher Education focusing on International Education (his dissertation, The Birds in the Rich Forest, concerned Chinese students in the United States during the Student Democracy Movement). In 1992, he was a Fulbright grantee in Korea and Japan. He is currently the Executive Director of the Office of Global Services at New York University in New York City where he is also an adjunct Associate Professor of International Education in the NYU Steinhardt School His first book of poetry, Little Creek, was published in January 2011 by Nirala Press, and his second volume, Garuda (also published by Nirala), was released in March 2012. David’s poetry has also appeared in Infusion Magazine, and in The Rutherford Red Wheelbarrow.

More: http://www.davidaustell.blogspot.com/

David Austell Reading with Yuyutsu Sharma in Summit, NJ
Saturday, December 22, 2012: 7:30 pm: From Chomungla to Olympus Mons: Readings from Yuyutsu Sharma and David Austell at Mondo Summit,426 Springfield Avenue, Third Floor, New Jersey, www.mondosummit.com

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 February 2013 13:28