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Prairie Poets and Press: Literary Lives of the Upper Midwest

May 22 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

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Take a trip through Minnesota’s literary history — and join us May 22 to celebrate a new exhibit from the Upper Midwest Literary Archives.

Poets and publishers have planted roots in all corners of Minnesota. From Winona to Luverne, from Moorhead to Duluth, join us on a journey  through the communities of writers and publishers across our state. Hop in and enjoy the ride!

Event details

What: Prairie Poets and Press: Literary Lives of the Upper Midwest
When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018; Event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a program at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library Room 12, 0222 21st Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55455
Parking and directions

This event is free & open to the public. Reservations requested by May 15.
The exhibit is open May 14 through August 24, 2018. 

Program

The program, which begins at 6:00 p.m., will feature readings from several special guests: 

Jim Lenfestey reading Robert Bly
Athena Kildegaard reading Phebe Hanson
Freya Manfred reading Frederick Manfred
Philip Bryant reading John Rezmerski
Emilie Buchwald reading Carol Bly
Margaret Hasse reading Roy McBride
Mark Vinz reading James L. White
Garrison Keillor reading Bill Holm

Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries
Phone:
612-624-9339
Email:
stangret@umn.edu
Website:
https://www.continuum.umn.edu/friends

Venue

Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120
222 21st Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN, 55455 United States
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