Annie Wright opens the home she shared with her late husband, James Wright, the Pulitzer Prize winning poet. Poet Carol Conroy co-facilitates this field guide to the poetry—a perfect rite for spring. Refreshments served.
This seminar will use visual and musical works to explore the moment when the modern poet is pulled in many different directions by complicated emotions. The group will read Ashbery, Bishop, and Jarrell, listen to the music of Elliott Carter, and look at paintings by modern and Renaissance artists.