Holy Local: Vincent Ferrini's Literary Legacy
Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum
June 22, 2013
Titles of Presentations and Panelists for Holy Local Vincent Ferrini’s Literary Legacy presented by The Gloucester Writers Center and the Cape Ann Museum. Ammiel Alcalay, “Dear Vincent”: Letters to and from Vincent Ferrini and New Histories Peter Anastas, Upsettin’ da Setuppa: The Lynn Roots of Vincent Ferrini’s Gloucester Activism James Cook, Dancing in the Boiler Room: Vincent Ferrini and Education Peter Kidd, Ferrini from 1970 to His Ascension! Elizabeth McKim, Serious Play with Words Kate Tarlow Morgan, Finding Vincent David Rich, Excavating Early Ferrini Ken Warren, Political Agency and “Participation Mystique” in Ferrini’s Life and Poem Fred Whitehead, Vincent Goes to the “Breadland” Panelists will speak from experience and knowledge of Vincent Ferrini’s specific books and archival materials and refer to his poems. There will be time for conversations with the audience after each presentation and at the end. Dorothy Shubow Nelson will moderate the event which is free to all.