Karl Kirchwey
Karl Kirchwey

Karl Kirchwey is the author of six books of poems, most recently Mount Lebanon, and of a translation of Paul Verlaine's first book of poems, as Poems Under Saturn. Professor of the Arts and Director of the Creative Writing Program at Bryn Mawr College, he is serving as Andrew Heiskell Arts Director at the American Academy in Rome from 2010-13.

Poem
June 5 2012 6:00 AM"Reading Apuleius"
Poem
July 6 2010 7:05 AM"Wissahickon Schist"
Poem
April 15 1999 3:30 AMRoman Park, Noon
Books
Jan. 17 2011 6:49 AMThe God of Writers Broke His PenGjertrud Schnackenberg's angry, tender Heavenly Questions.
Poem
July 12 2005 6:43 AM"Fireflies"
Poem
Dec. 10 1998 3:30 AM"The Tragic Sense of Life"
  Health & Science
Science
May 29 2015 11:55 AM San Andreas Is a Crock But there’s a reason West Coast geologists are fixated on the “big one.”