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January 27, 2004 4:22 pm

Brunswick poet's Spiritual Journeys talk at Bates canceled

The talk by Brunswick poet and teacher Gary Lawless, “Poetry as a Path of Pilgrimage,” scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, has been canceled.


October 15, 2003 9:37 am

'Life in Expanding Universe' is poet's Otis Lecture topic

Award-winning poet Pattiann Rogers presents a talk titled “Life in an Expanding Universe” for the 2003 Philip J. Otis lecture at Bates College at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, in the Muskie Archives, Campus Avenue.


March 5, 2001 3:31 pm

Poet Brian Gilmore to read

Poet Brian Gilmore, the author of Elvis is Alive and Living in Harlem will read from his work Saturday, March 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.


March 4, 1999 3:12 pm

Poet Paul Muldoon to read at Bates

Poet Paul Muldoon will read from his works at Bates College March 18 at 8 p.m. in Chase Hall Lounge. The reading is sponsored by the Bates College Department of English. The public is invited to attend without charge.


January 11, 1999 4:24 pm

Poet Robert Chute to read at Bates

Award-winning poet Robert Chute will read from Sweeping the Sky, works in progress about Russian women combat pilots of World War II, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, in the Special Collections room of Ladd Library. The public is invited to attend the Readings with Bates Authors presentation free of charge.


January 5, 1998 12:42 pm

Award-winning alumna to share poetryworks

Award-winning poet Pamela Alexander ’70 reads from her works at Bates at 8 p.m. Jan. 15 in Chase Hall Lounge. The public is invited to attend free of charge


February 5, 1997 11:12 am

Poet to read at Bates

Poet Sydney Lea will read from his work at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, in Skelton Lounge of Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.


May 13, 1996 11:29 am

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet to read from his work

Poet Donald Justice, winner of the Pulitzer and Bollingen prizes, will read from his works at 8 p.m. Monday, May 20, in Chase Hall Lounge. The public is invited to attend at no charge.


January 9, 1996 11:27 am

Noted writer spends residency at Bates as Woodrow Wilson Fellow

The noted writer Carolyn Forché, a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow at Bates, will lecture on Art and Witness at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22, in the Benjamin Mays Center and read from her works at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25, in the Olin Arts Center in Room 104. The public is invited to attend both events free of charge.