Northwestern University

Feb
25
Tue 4:00 PM

Richard Blanco: Poetry for the People

When: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM  

Where: Harris Hall, Room 107, 1881 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Kathryn Veraldi   1.847.467.4108

Group: Professional Development for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Co-Sponsor(s):
English Department

Category: Lectures & Meetings

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Description:

What is the role of poetry in public life? In what ways does poetry promote unity and lead to greater understanding among people? How can poetry further humanitarian efforts and justice? Inaugural poet Richard Blanco will address these questions and more during a talk hosted by theĀ Society of Presidential Fellows.

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