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2017: The Wind Will Undo Us: A Tribute to James Tolan

Recorded At: Recorded On: Saturday, November 11, 2017

Denver Butson, Nicole, Callihan, Lorraine Doran, Jennifer Michael Hecht, Wendy Larsen, Owen Lewis, Fran Quinn, Jason Schneiderman, Myra Shapiro, Olivia Stiffler, Cecilia Woloch, Holly Messitt, Junuh Tolan, and friends to honor the work of James Tolan (1964–2017), a beloved member of the Poets House community and long-time professor of English at Borough of Manhattan Community College. We gather to celebrate Jim’s artistry, wisdom, and grit on the occasion of the release of his posthumous collection of poetry, Filched. Welcome by Poets House Executive Director Lee Briccetti
(Full audio, approx. 1 hr 15 mins )