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Poets at Michigan, Then and Now

A Symposium
Friday, April 7, 2017
10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Rogel Ballroom Michigan Union Map
A retrospective of U-M poetry from the Robert Frost era
through mid-century poets to the current generation.

10:00–11:30 a.m.
Robert Frost, the Hopwood Awards, and the History of Poetry at Michigan
Panelists: Nicholas Delbanco, Paul Dimond, Donald Sheehy

1:00–2:30 p.m.
The Middle Years
Panelists: Laurence Goldstein, X.J. Kennedy, Thomas Lynch

2:30–4:00 p.m.
The Art Continues: Contemporary Michigan Poets
Panelists: Tarfia Faizullah, Vievee Francis, Laura Kasischke

Part of the University of Michigan Bicentennial celebration.
Building: Michigan Union
Event Type: Conference / Symposium
Tags: Bicentennial, LSA200, Poetry, umich200, Writing
Source: Happening @ Michigan from The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Department of English Language and Literature