Joel Agee on ‘Prometheus Bound’ at events in NYC March 23, 2015
Join Joel Agee, the translator of the NYRB Classics edition of Prometheus Bound, for discussions about the provocative Greek tragedy at events around New York City.
On Tuesday, March 24, at 7 p.m., Damion Searls and Joel Agee will be in conversation about Prometheus Bound at The Community Bookstore (143 Seventh Ave, Brooklyn).
On Monday, March 30, from 7 to 8 p.m., Joel Agee will discuss his translation of Prometheus Bound, and Ron Cephas Jones, who starred in the acclaimed Getty Villa production of the play, will give dramatic readings of the text at the Strand Bookstore (828 Broadway, New York).
On Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m., Joel Agee will discuss Prometheus Bound with poet Tom Sleigh at The New York Public Library (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Auditorium, 476 5th Ave, New York). Edwin Frank, series editor of NYRB Classics, will introduce the speakers. This event is sponsored by the Onassis Foundation (USA) and New York Review Books.