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Bates presents a poet whose work is described as ‘fiercely beautiful’

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 4:46 pm

Linda Gregerson, a much-honored author of several collections of poetry, reads from her work at Bates College on Nov. 5.

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An illustrated reading of ‘Toward Hallowe’en’ by Robert Farnsworth

Friday, October 30, 2015 11:08 am

Timely for evoking autumn, and timeless for its existential wit, a reading by Rob Farnsworth, senior lecturer in English, of his poem "Toward Hallowe'en," illustrated by the best of our fall photography.

Poet Sinead Morrissey gives a Language Arts Live reading on May 8. (Sam Russica)
Language Arts Live returns with famed poet from Northern Ireland

Friday, May 8, 2015 9:39 am

Bates College welcomes prize-winning Northern Irish poet Sinèad Morrissey for a reading on May 8.

Crystal Williams, associate vice president and chief diversity officer at Bates. (Leah Nash)
An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

Monday, November 17, 2014 11:09 am

The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.

Tyler Mills, poet. (Arik Lubkin)
Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 8:51 am

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.

Brunswick, Maine, author Jaed Coffin.
Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Monday, September 9, 2013 4:04 pm

Jaed Coffin, whose first book chronicles his experience as a Buddhist monk in his mother’s native Thailand, opens the Language Arts Live series Sept. 19.

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Jackson Poetry Prize winner opens 2012 Language Arts Live

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 2:22 pm

James Richardson, winner of the coveted Jackson Poetry Prize, reads from his work in the Language Arts Live series.

Vermont's poet laureate, Sydney Lea.
Nature writer Sydney Lea up next in literary reading series

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 3:45 pm

  Veteran poet Sydney Lea, whom author Michael Pollan called “as fine...

Meet the Translations 2011 poets

Friday, October 7, 2011 2:19 pm

This year's Translations international poetry festival celebrates cross-cultural communication with visiting poets from the Americas, Europe and Japan. The festival begins at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, with a welcome, readings and a reception in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave. Readings continue in Chase at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 29, and at 7:30 Thursday and Friday, Oct. 27-28. For more information, please contact 207-786-8293 or gdumais@bates.edu.

Poet Aracelis Girmay to read in Language Arts Live event

Wednesday, March 23, 2011 9:52 am

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents poet Aracelis Girmay at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in Chase Hall's Skelton Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

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