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Poet Vievee Francis responds to blockbuster exhibit in LIVE ZOOM READING
Hardison Poetry Series
Francis at The Phillips Collection
in a live Zoom reading
Wednesday, April 27, at 7:30pm (ET)
Join us virtually
April 27, at 7:30pmfor a reading like none other. In
response to The Phillips
Collection exhibition, award-winning poet Vievee
Francis reads from new work in conversation with pivotal works
of art from a famous Spanish painter and co-founder of the Cubist
movement. The exhibition includes art from 30 international
collections and features more than 70 paintings, sculptures, and
works on paper by French and Spanish painters.
After the reading,
Francis will be joined in a conversation by exhibition curator Sue
Frank, moderated by O.B. Hardison Poetry Series coordinator Teri
The reading will
begin with a short presentation from Sue Frank. Audience members
can also ask their own questions during the moderated conversation.
available for this reading. Because creating moments to share
poetry is important to us, there are tickets available on a sliding
This reading is
co-sponsored with The Phillips Collection.
For Poetry Day Ireland 2022, poets from
across the U.S. read their favorite Irish verses in
celebration of the reach and impact of Irish poetry,
curated and led by poet and Folger Shakespeare Library
poetry coordinator, Teri Cross Davis (A More
Thursday, April 28, at 4pm (ET)
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