Thousand Times Broken

Thousand Times Broken
Three Books
Translated with commentary by Gillian Conoley

Tuesday, November 11, 7:00PM
Iowa City, IA: Prairie Lights Bookstore

Gillian Conoley reads from her new Henri Michaux translations, Thousand Times Broken, at Prairie Lights Bookstore in Iowa City.

Prairie Lights Bookstore is located at 15 South Dubuque St., Iowa City, IA 52240 and can be reached at 319-337-2681 or at

Wednesday, November 12, 7:00PM
Milwaukee, WI: Woodland Pattern Book Center

Gilian Conoley continues her national tour with her new Henri Michaux translations from City Lights, Thousand Times Broken and her new book of poems from Omnidawn, PEACE, at Woodland Patterns in Milwaukee. Gillian is joined by Murat Nemet-Jejet.

Woodland Pattern Book Center is located at 720 East Locust St., Milwaukee, WI 53212. The space also a gallery. Contact them at 414 - 263 - 5001 or at

Follow their Facebook page for updates on events:

November 13-15th, time TBA
Milwaukee, WI: Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Gillian Conoley takes part in the "Translating the Dead" panel at the 2014 ALTA Conference in Milwaukee.

Other panelists and other details to be announced. The Hilton Milwaukee is located in the Weston neighborhood at 509 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203.

Go to for more information.

Thursday, November 20th, 7:00 PM
Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center

Poetry, visual art, and music intersect in this literary double bill. Bay-area poet Gillian Conoley presents Thousand Times Broken, previously untranslated texts by French writer Henri Michaux. Twin Cities poet/songwriter Brian Laidlaw of the folk orchestra Family Trade launches Amoratorium, his new poetry chapbook/vinyl album. Copresented by Rain Taxi Review of Books.

Walker Art Center is located at 1750 Hennepin Ave. in Minneapolis, MN. For more info, call 612.375.7600

Thursday, December 4, 12:10PM
Berkeley, CA: UC Berkeley - Morrison Library in Doe Library

Gillian Conoley reads at the Morrison Library as part of Lunch Poems: A Noontime Poetry Reading Series, under the direction of Professor Robert Hass. Gillian will read from her new Henri Michaux translations, Thousand Times Broken, with special guest Endi Hartigan

The Morrison Library is located within the Doe Library at UC Berkeley, click the link to find the UC Berkeley campus map.


Friday, December 5, 7:00 PM
San Francisco, CA: CCA

Gillian Conoley reads from her new Henri Michaux translations, Thousand Times Broken, at California College of the Arts's Writer's Studio.

The Writer's Studio at CCA is located at 195 De Haro at 15th Street. Free and open to the public.

More info: David Morini, or 415.551.9237