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Poetry reading @ Woods Hole Public Library

When: Mon Apr 28th
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Where: 581 Woods Hole Road

 As part of National Poetry Month, Prosser Gifford will lead an evening of poetry reading. The ten poems that  will be read and discussed have been chosen by poet Lisa Olstein for Common Threads, the Massachusetts state poetry organization. She has gathered poems with “deep ties to Massachusetts…poets that span decades and continents and expansive aesthetic  domains.”  The authors include  Elizabeth Bishop, Jorie Graham, E.E. Cummings, Sylvia Plath,  Thomas Sayers Ellis, Eileen Myles, Peter Gizzi, Stanley Kunitz,  Agha Shahid Ali & Robert Creeley. The poems can be read at www.masspoetry.org ahead of time if readers would like a preview. Tthis event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 508-548-8961 or visit www.woodsholepubliclibrary.org.

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