Literary Birthday: Walt Whitman

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Date(s) - 05/31//2013
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Library of Congress, Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, ground floor


Poets Mark Doty and Sally Keith will celebrate the birthday of American poet Walt Whitman by reading selections from his work and discussing his influence on their own writing. This event is free and open to the public, and will feature a display from the Library’s collections. Co-sponsored by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division of the Library of Congress.