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    Poetry of Our Times

    Presented by at various Copley Square locations

    October 16, 2010


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    Poetry of Our Times

    Three acclaimed poets read poems of detail and delight, of our struggles with mortality, with love, with the profound and the mundane. Edward Hirsch, author of How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry, reads from The Living Fire. He is joined by Elizabeth Alexander, author of Crave Radiance and ?Praise Song for the Day,? which she composed for President Obama?s inauguration, and Ellen Dor? Watson, Director of the Poetry Center at Smith...

    Three acclaimed poets read poems of detail and delight, of our struggles with mortality, with love, with the profound and the mundane. Edward Hirsch, author of How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry, reads from The Living Fire. He is joined by Elizabeth Alexander, author of Crave Radiance and ?Praise Song for the Day,? which she composed for President Obama?s inauguration, and Ellen Dor? Watson, Director of the Poetry Center at Smith College and author Dogged Hearts. This is contemporary American poetry at its best. Sponsored by the Mass Poetry Festival.


    various Copley Square locations


    Boston, MA 02116

    Admission Info:

    FREE!


    General Day and Time Info:

    10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


    phone: (617)252-3240


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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