Conversations - Walt Whitman: the year of his birth, 1819

Starts:
7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 20, 2019
URL:
http://archives.bu.edu/events/current
Address:
771 Commonwealth Avenue, 1st Floor
Room:
Richards-Roosevelt Room
Contact Organization:
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center
Contact Name:
Cadence Seeger
Contact Phone:
617-353-3696
Fees:
free
Speakers:
Professor Anita Patterson and Professor Christopher Ricks
Audience:
bu
Join Professor of English Anita Patterson and William M. and Sara B. Warren Professor of the Humanities Christopher Ricks for the first of two conversations commemorating 200 years of poetry. The first event in this series is titled Walt Whitman: the year of his birth, 1819 and will be held on February 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm. The second conversation with Doctoral candidate Emily Kramer and Professor Ricks is titled John Keats: the Great Year of his poems, 1819 will be held on March 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm.