Poetry Reading

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McKeldin Library, Special Events Room 6137

Thursday, October 29, 2015 4:30-6:00 pm


Please join us for An Evening with Veniamin Smekhov: Poetry and Prose, on Thursday, October 29 at 4:30 pm in McKeldin Library, University of Maryland, College Park.

Veniamin Smekhov, the 2015-16 Maya Brin Resident at the University of Maryland, is an outstanding Russian actor and writer, one of the stars of the legendary Taganka Theater in Moscow.
In joint performance with students of Russian, Smekhov will read Russian poetry and prose and share his insights on how the University of Maryland has changed in the 25 years since his first visit.

Come to hear Russian poetry of the last three centuries and participate in a conversation about Russian poets and writers.
A book signing and reception will follow.

The event is in Russian, but all are welcome.