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15th Annual POETS/SPEAK!*

April 27 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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The 15th Annual POETS/SPEAK! event on Thursday, April 27 at the Bangor Public Library in celebration of National Poetry Month.

Our 15th anniversary event celebrates “Origins: Roots & Sources” in conjunction with the library’s month-long Smithsonian exhibit on “Human Origins.” Festivities open with a performance from Dear Darwin followed by readings by LEONORE HILDEBRANDT, SIMIN KHOSRAVANI, CARL LITTLE, STEFANIA IRENE MARTHAKIS, & DANIELLE WALCZAK; live jazz; Belfast poet laureate THOMAS MOORE; three former Belfast poets laureate; local Poetry Out Loud winner, & many others. Come early to browse the Smithsonian exhibit, enjoy refreshments, buy books, & meet the poets.

Sponsored by the Bangor Public Library, the UMaine Department of English, and UMHC.

Details

Date:
April 27
Time:
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
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Organizer

Department of English, UMaine
Phone:
207.581.3822
Website:
https://english.umaine.edu/

Venue

Bangor Public Library
145 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Phone:
207.947.8336
Website:
www.bpl.lib.me.us