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Washington, DC: The Queer Pillars of American Poetry

May 16, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Free

Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman, considered by many to be the foundation stones of modern American poetry, will be discussed, and participants will be asked to consider the miraculous unlikelihood of these two grandparents an the ways they can inspire our approaches to poetry. Led by Dan Vera, co-editor of Imaniman: Poets Writing in the Anzaluan Borderlands, and author of of two books of poetry, Speaking Wiri Wiri and The Space Between Our Danger and Delight. Dan is one of five LGBTQ+ Poets-in-Residence at the Arts Club of Washington for 2023. Free admission; advance reservations required.

Details

Date:
May 16, 2023
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://artsclubofwashington.org/events/

Organizer

Arts Club of Washington
Phone
(202) 331-7282
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Venue

Arts Club of Washington
2017 I St. NW
Washington, DC, DC 20006 United States
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Phone
(202) 331-7282
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