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Writing the Hudson River: 400 Years of Poetic Discovery

The Hudson River
A Panel & Reading with Wayne Franklin, Judith Richardson, Nancy Willard, Mark Wunderlich & Others
Date and Time: 
July 12, 2009 - 1:00PM
Event Location: 
Wave Hill West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY

1:00pm: Panel
3:00pm: Reading

In celebration of the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson's voyage to New York Harbor, leading poets and scholars gather to discuss the cultural and environmental tributaries that have flowed through the literature of the Hudson River Valley, from Native American poetic traditions to the urban pastoral poetry of John Ashbery.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House, Cosponsored by Wave Hill
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations