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
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,
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
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
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.
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
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
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?
Thursday, June 3rd, 2021 6:30 – 7:30PM EST WWBA is delighted to celebrate Pride Month with a panel discussion about Walt Whitman’s notebooks. This program highlights two different kinds of collaborative projects involving transcriptions: the scholarly edition Every Hour, Every Atom: A Collection of Walt Whitman’s Early Notebooks & Fragments (University of
Saturday, May 1st, 2021 10:00AM – 3:00PM EST Volunteers Participating at Events Across New York to Celebrate State Parks and Historic Sites Walt Whitman Birthplace Association is delighted to host volunteers at Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site as part of more than 100 cleanup, improvement, and beautification events happening