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Poet Robert Hayden: A Centennial Conference

Friday, November 1, 2013
12:00 AM
Rackham Amphitheatre

A Tribute to Poet Robert Hayden, a consultant in poetry to the Library of Congress and University of Michigan Professor, 1969-1980.

Poet Robert Hayden: A CENTENNIAL CONFERENCE

Events
10:00a.m. - Keynote Address
Harryette Mullen, introduced by A. Van Jordan

1:30-3:00p.m. - Panel Discussion
Frederick Glaysher - editor, Hayden’s Collected Poems and Collected Prose
Laurence Goldstein - co-editor, Robert Hayden: Essays on the Poetry
Linda Gregerson - Professor of English, U-M, poet and scholar
Lawrence Joseph - author, Codes, Precepts, Biases, and Taboos: Poems 1973-1993
Harryette Mullen - Professor of English, UCLA, poet and essayist
3:30-5:00 p.m. - Tributes & Readings

Free and open to the public.