Libra: Library Society (newsletter)
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Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Poetry Reading with Commentary by Rosanna Warren
The Library Society welcomes Rosanna Warren, the Hanna Holborn Gray Distinguished Service Professor in the John U. Nef Committee on Social Thought. She is an acclaimed poet, whose research interests include translation, literary biography and the visual arts, and relations between classical and modern literature. Professor Warren will present a mixture of poems, both original compositions and selections by poets that have inspired her work.
Prior to our program, Ashley Locke Gosselar, Laura Alagna, Brittan Nannenga, and Eileen Ielmini, exhibition curators, will give a tour of the Special Collections Research Center exhibit I Step Outside of Myself: Portrait Photography in Special Collections.
5:00 p.m. Exhibition Tour
The tour, reading and reception are free. Registration is highly recommended.