Date(s) - 07/09/2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
On Saturday, July 9th, 2022 at 2 pm, Toadstool Bookshop Keene will be hosting J. Kates. J. Kates will be will be presenting his newest collection of poetry Places of Permanent Shade.
Places of Permanent Shade, the latest poetry collection of poet, editor and translator J. Kates showcases work by a mature person who has spent decades honing not only his craft, but also his values. Accents Publishing is proud to bring forward the work of this remarkable poet.
Kates, an award-winning literary translator and the co-director of Zephyr Press, has been granted three National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships and an Individual Artist Fellowship from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts. He has had published three chapbooks of his own poems (two of which are folded into Places of Permanent Shade) and one previous collection of poems, The Briar Patch (Hobblebush Books). He is also the translator of a dozen books of Russian and French poetry, has edited two anthologies of translations, and collaborated with Stephen A. Sadow on a half dozen books of Latin American and Peninsular Spanish poetry in translation.