Literary and Film Discussion Series: Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza

Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza Exploring the Emergent Latinx Literature of America’s Southwestern Border A Virtual Literature and Film Discussion Series Saturdays, October 16th – November 20th, 2021 1:00 – 3:00PM EST WWBA is delighted to present a virtual six-part discussion series designed to expand participants’ understanding of the unique

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Imagining Whitman in Stony Brook Village Tour

PhD Candidate Andrew Rimby leads Imagining Whitman in Stony Brook Village, A Walt Whitman-Themed Walking Tour An In-Person or Virtual Experience Sunday, October 10th, 2021 1:00 – 2:30PM EST WWBA is delighted to present “Imagining Whitman in Stony Brook Village,” A Walt Whitman-Themed Walking Tour led by PhD Candidate Andrew

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YAWP: WWBA Group Art Exhibition 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 6:30PM EST “Meet the Artists” virtual reception via Zoom Exhibit on view through Friday, January 7, 2021 WWBA is delighted to present a group exhibit entitled YAWP. This group exhibit explores an excerpt from Walt Whitman’s poem “Song of Myself” from Leaves of Grass. Abstract,

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Walking With Whitman October 1st with Gregory Leadbetter, Tom Stock, and Josie Bello

Signature Series “Poetry in Performance: Walking With Whitman”   Live Poetry Readings & Music On Zoom   Friday, October 1st, 2021 – 7:00-9:00PM EST  Walt Whitman Birthplace Association (WWBA) continues to present the 10th season of Poetry in Performance: Walking With Whitman on Friday, October 1st, with Worcestershire, UK based Poet Gregory Leadbetter, Long Island based Poet Tom Stock, and Long

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An In-Depth Look At Form Poetry

Live Virtual Discussion with Cliff Bleidner, WWBA 2021 Long Island Poet of the Year Thursday, September 9th, 2021 6:30 – 7:30PM EST   WWBA is delighted to present An In-Depth Look at Formal Poetry with WWBA 2021 Long Island Poet of the Year Cliff Bleidner. Lose your fear of writing

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WWBA at Arts On Terry 2021

Arts on Terry September 26, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Terry Street and Taylor Lane adjacent to the Artspace building in Patchogue, NY WWBA is delighted to join Patchogue Arts Council as a Cultural Partner for Arts on Terry. You can visit us under the main tent to

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Poetry Writing Workshop: An Evening with Maria Lisella

Virtual Poetry Writing Workshop An Evening with Maria Lisella, Academy of American Poets Fellow & Queens Poet Laureate Thursday, October 7, 2021 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EST   WWBA is delighted to present Poetry Workshop: An Evening with Maria Lisella, Queens Poet Laureate & Academy of American Poets Fellow.

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Haiku: An In-Depth Look at Forms with Cliff Bleidner

Live Virtual Discussion with Cliff Bleidner, WWBA 2021 Long Island Poet of the Year Thursday, August 12th, 2021    6:30 – 7:30PM EST WWBA is delighted to present Haiku: An In-Depth Look at Forms with WWBA 2021 Long Island Poet of the Year Cliff Bleidner. Haiku is more than lines of 5/7/5. If you want to learn

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Art and Poetry: Exploring the Relationship between Images & Words

Art and Poetry Virtual Workshop: Exploring the Relationship between Images & Words Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 6:30PM EST WWBA is delighted to host a Zoom workshop exploring practices that combine imagery and text in compelling ways to deepen the expressive power of both. Find out how words and art

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Virtual Children’s Masterpiece Painting Event

Virtual Children’s Masterpiece Painting Event: Vincent van Gogh & Walt Whitman Thursday, July 22nd, 2021    1:00PM – 2:00PM on Zoom WWBA is delighted to present Virtual Children’s Masterpiece Painting Event: Vincent van Gogh & Walt Whitman an art and history program for children on Thursday, July 22nd from 1:00PM to 2:00PM. How was Vincent van Gogh inspired by Walt Whitman?

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