Many Roofed Building in Moonlight
Height: 8.5 in
Width: 8.25 in
This broadside commemorates Jane Hirshfield’s visit to GVSU in 2017 as part of the annual Poetry Night celebration. Born in New York City, Hirshfield is an American poet, essayist and translator. She received her bachelor’s degree from Princeton University in the school’s first graduating class to include women as freshman. This poem is from Hirshfield’s book “The Beauty.” The design and illustration of the broadside is by GVSU Associate Professor W. Todd Kaneko who is also an author and poet.