Walking With Whitman November 5 with Barbara Ann Branca and Bryan Gallo

Walking With Whitman Virtual Poetry Reading Featuring  Poet Barbara Ann Branca & Community Open Mic  Friday, November 5th, 2021 7:00PM – 9:00PM EST on Zoom  Walt Whitman Birthplace Association continues to present the 11th season of Poetry in Performance: Walking With Whitman. WWBA is delighted to host this virtual poetry reading featuring poet Barbara

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Walking With Whitman October 1st with Gregory Leadbetter, Tom Stock, and Rorie Kelly

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

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Walking With Whitman May 7 with Rommi Smith, Deborah Hauser, and Rorie Kelly

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association (WWBA) presents the 11th season of Poetry in Performance: Walking With Whitman, hosted by Writer-in-Residence George Wallace. The signature series continues to bring the most intriguing figures in contemporary literature on the national scene paired with local poets on the Walt Whitman Stage. WWBA is pleased

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2021 Poet In Residence Forrest Gander Master Class and Reading

WWBA 2021 Poet-in-Residence Forrest Gander: Virtual Master Class and Evening Poetry Reading “Gander’s [poems] plunge and swoop up and down the whole scale of earthy, earthly, cerebral, and celestial experience. The ride is for the most part thrilling.” —The Boston Book Review Forrest Gander’s most recent title, Twice Alive (2021), addresses the exigencies

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Virtual Live Poetry Reading with Physician and Poet John L. Wright

Thursday, April 29th, 2021    6:30 – 7:30PM EST  WWBA is delighted to present a live poetry reading with Physician and Poet John L. Wright. His poetry explores humanity’s relationship and place among the fauna and flora of the natural world. Singer-Songwriter Linda Sussman will perform her original songs live. Join us in celebrating Poetry

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Juan Felipe Herrera Evening Poetry Reading May 30th

WWBA Poet-in-Residence Juan Felipe Herrera Evening Poetry Reading is free and open to all this year! To join please use the Zoom Link below: There is also a Zoom Master Class with Juan Felipe Herrera on May 30th. More info here: Master Class You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

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