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Club of DC Emily Dickinson Birthday Tribute (Washington, DC)
December 7, 2015 @ 7:30 pm$15.00
Poet, Renaissance scholar, and classically trained actress, Linda Gregerson brings her unique voice to this annual poetry reading in honor of Emily Dickinson. Gregerson is the author of eight poetry collections, including Prodigal, New and Selected Poems, The Selvage, The Woman Who Died in Her Sleep (finalist for the Lenore Marshall Prize), Magnetic North (finalist for the National Book Award), and Waterborne (Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award). In 2015, Gregerson was elected a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Conversation moderated by Alice Quinn, executive director of the Poetry Society of America. At the reception following the reading, Emily Dickinson’s black cake is provided by The Suga Chef.
Tickets are $15