DREAM THE END presents Mark Strand’s exclusively recorded readings for Dream The End’s Refresh! Edition. Recorded on October 19, 2011, Strand reads a collection of poems excerpted from Almost Invisible, which was published by Knopf in March of 2012.
Mark Strand is the author of eleven books of poems, including Dark Harbor (1993), The Continuous Life (1990), The Late Hour (1978), The Story of Our Lives (1973), and Sleeping with One Eye Open (1964). He has also published three books of prose, three volumes of translations, two monographs on contemporary artists, and three books for children. His honors include the Bollingen Prize, the Bobbit Prize, three grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Edgar Allen Poe Prize, a Rockefeller Foundation award, and the Wallace Stevens Prize, as well as fellowships from The Academy of American Poets, the MacArthur Foundation, and the Ingram Merril Foundation. He has served as Poet Laureate of the United States and is a former Chancellor of The Academy of American Poets.