The University of Arizona

Talk - 'Everyday Poems, Everyday Songs: The Path to Populism in American Poetry'

Distinguished Professor Susan Hardy Aiken will give a talk titled "Everyday Poems, Everyday Songs: The Path to Populism in American Poetry" that will explore the evolution of the American poetic voice and the role of poetry in our lives. Baritone Seth Kershisnik performs Tom Cipullo’s all-American song cycle "Another Reason I Don't Keep A Gun in the House." Also featured will be poetry by former U. S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins and other selections from the Great American Art Songbook.

January 26 2013 , 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Audience: 
All

Where

Campus: 
Main Campus
Location: 
Student Union Memorial Center, UA BookStores
Tucson, AZ
United States

Contact Info & Links

Department/Unit: 
Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry
Contact Person: 
Yvonne Ervin
Contact's Phone: 
520-621-5137
Contact's Email: 

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