Coleman Barks, an acclaimed poet, translator and interpreter, will be at Libby Gardner Hall on the University of Utah campus Thursday night at 7 p.m. reading poetry of 13th century Persian mystic Rumi, called by some as the most widely read poet in America today.
Grammy-winning cellist David Darling will accompany the poetry reading. The event is presented by The Boulder Mountain Zendo and The Jung Society.Thursday Evening, February 28, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of UtahPurchase Tickets Online: www.kingtix.comBy phone: 801-581-7100In person: U.of U. Performing Arts Ticket Office, Kingsbury HallSustaining Donor: $100 (Preferred Seating w/ Special Event TBA)Supporting Donor: $35 (Preferred Seating)Contributing Donor: $20 (Regular Seating)
Here is an excerpt from the Sufi mystic's "Moving Water":