Poet Heid Erdrich will give a public poetry reading on Feb. 8 at 6 p.m.
In honor of the Jewish "New Year of the Trees," W&L Hillel, the Native American Cohort and other campus community members will share poems about beloved lands on Jan. 27.
The event is free and open to the public, and books will be available to purchase following the reading.
“A Literary Field Guide to Southern Appalachia” contains poems from three W&L faculty members.
The public reading is free and open to the public.
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The title of her talk, which is free and open to the public, is "Exile in Memory."
Aimee Nezhukumatathil will give a public reading from her work on Jan. 14 at 6 p.m. in Northen Auditorium.
The event is free and open to the public, and books will be available for sale following the reading.
This reading is sponsored by the Glasgow Endowment and is free and open to the public.
A reception and book sale will follow the reading, which is free and open to the public.
Gay’s poetry often explores questions of race, as well as his symbiotic passions for gardening and community activism.