“Poet Laureati!” A Convergence of Midwest Poets Laureate
- Sunday, March 14, 2010, 4 p.m.
- Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss., KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: 16+
A potery reading in the Spencer Museum of Art central court, featuring Kansas poet Laureate Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg. Caryn will be joined by poets laureate from across Midwest, including Mary Swander; poet laurate of Iowa, Jim Barnes; poet laureate of Oklahoma, Marilyn L. Taylor; poet laureate of Wisconsin, Kevin Stein; poet laureate of Illinois, Denise Low; former poet laureate of Kansas. Walter Bargen; former poet laureate of Missouri, and more to come. A reception sponsored by the Community Mercantile will follow. Event co-sponsored by the Kansas Arts Commission, Spencer Museum of Art, the Lawrence Arts Center, the Lawrence Public Library, the Raven Bookstore, and the Community Mercantile. Free and open to the public.