SATURDAY, October 17th

10:00am-4:45pm   

 

Boston Public Library, 

Commonwealth Salon, 700 Boylston Street 

COMPLETE

PRINTED

PROGRAM

IS FREE

AT FESTIVAL

VENUES

Sat

10/17

Major and established poets and musicians, including

Martin Espada, U-Meleni Mhlaba-Adebo,

Richard Hoffman, Lauren Marie Schmidt,Timothy Gager,

Fred Marchant, Jennifer Barber, Michael Ansara

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Book table open all day. Chances to meet the poets.

10:00-12:00 Features include:  

Four poets from Newburyport

Cheryl Buchanan, founder of  Writers Without Margins

Banjo-player Yanni Batteau

Timothy Gager, U-Meleni Mhlaba-Adebo, and other established poets

12:00-1:00 Features include:

Craft and publishing panel with Dewitt Henry (Ploughshares),

       Gloria Mindock (Cervena Barva Press) and more

Songwriter Thea Hopkins

 

1:00-3:00 Features include:

Fred Marchant, Jennifer Barber, Lloyd Schwartz, Jean Dany Joachim,                 Michael Ansara and other established poets

Pianist Mikiko Sato

 

3:00 - 4:30 Features include

Martín Espada, Richard Hoffman, Lauren Marie Schmidt,

       Luke Salisbury & Lucy Holstedt, Kathi Aguero,

         and other established poets

"Meet the Poets," book signings and sales

For special needs, call 617-859-2212 two weeks in advance

BOSTON NATIONAL POETRY MONTH FESTIVAL