La Belle Époch: Poetry from the Banquet Years
La Belle Epoch: Poetry from the Banquet Years
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 6:00PM
Skyline Room | Admission is FREE
The Free Library and the city-wide the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA) present a lively evening of French poetry hosted by poet Thomas Devaney.
Local literary luminaries and Francophiles shine a spotlight on poetry in fin de siècle and early 20th century Paris with readings from Rimbaud, Verlaine, Mallarmé, Valéry, Apollinaire, Stein, Jacob, Cendrars, Reverdy, Desnos, among others. Readers at the event will include Marcella Durand, Daniele Thomas Easton, Sueyeun Juliette Lee, Maud McInerney, Elizabeth Scanlon, Laura Spagnoli, and Seth Whidden.
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