Category Archives: Poetry

Patricia Smith Comes to Columbia — June 27th w/Sage String Quartet

A PERFORMANCE NOT TO MISS. Straight from the world premiere of this performance at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, Patricia Smith recites poems from her collection Blood Dazzler in the voices of the people lost in the floods and … Continue reading

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The Nightbird Reading features Rives, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Rocket Sled

Blackbird Poetry Festival evening event. Coffeehouse-style reading with music. Tickets at the door or online at

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On My Mind: Frank O’Hara

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Blackbird Poetry Festival – April 23rd on the Campus of Howard Community College

The day’s schedule: 10:00AM Poetry Police start to patrol HCC campus looking for National Poem in Your Pocket Day violations 11:00–12:20PM Rachel Eliza Griffiths meets with HCC’s student writers (closed) 11:00-12:20PM (Burrill Galleria) Rives meets with students and community (open and … Continue reading

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The Lesson of the Falling Leaves – Lucille Clifton

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Posing with (The Collected Poems of) Lucille Clifton

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Haiku Workshop – Oct 29

Click the image for a larger view. Click on that image and it will get even larger. You are on your own from there. For a pdf file of the Columbia Association Art Center catalog for Fall 2011, click here. … Continue reading

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