Sparrow: A Poetry Reading

Thursday, February 2, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
STO STO 102 Hurford Center Seminar Room
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Weissinger, James
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Hurford Humanities Center
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https://ems-web.quaker.haverford.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=38369

 

Sparrow at Haverford College


A Poetry Reading

Thursday, February 2, 2017

4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Stokes 102


Sparrow lives in a doublewide trailer in Phoenicia, N.Y. Soft Skull Press published three of his books: Yes, You ARE a Revolutionary!; Republican Like Me; America: A Prophecy. His poems have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Monster Trucks and The American Poetry Review. For the past twenty-five years his essays have been published in The Sun. His new book, How to Survive the Coming Collapse of Civilization (And Other Helpful Hints) was published by The Operating System. Sparrow plays ocarina in the Crimean-style groove band, Foamola. Follow him on Twitter: Sparrow@Sparrow14.


Also of interest:

"Agility in the Gilded Age of Trump"

A Talk by Sparrow

Friday, February 3, 2017

Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Stokes 106 Multicultural Center

*Lunch Provided


Both events are free and open to the public.


Organized by Thomas Devaney, Department of English, Haverford College

Sponsored by the Department of English and the Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities

Info: tdevaney@haverford.edu

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