Stories about "poetry"
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 1:49 pm
As 'retirement urges sweet return,' Bates salutes poet Rob Farnsworth, who leaves the classroom after 26 years.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:11 pm
On a bookcase facing Rob Farnsworth sits a bust of poet Robert Frost, "presiding over everything that gets said in here."
Monday, July 10, 2017 12:13 pm
Chute's "Heat Wave in Concord" recreates a sizzling summer day in 1852 when Thoreau and a friend went on a "fluvial walk" in the Concord River.
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:21 pm
A poet and Bates College faculty member, Robert Strong explores the origins of King Philip's War in his latest book, Bright Advent.
Friday, February 3, 2017 1:29 pm
Assistant Professor of Geman Raluca Cernahoschi explains why a handwritten framed poem hangs in her office.
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.
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.
Friday, May 8, 2015 9:39 am
Bates College welcomes prize-winning Northern Irish poet Sinèad Morrissey for a reading on May 8.
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.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 8:51 am
The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.