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Passwords: Richard Howard on Charles Baudelaire

Feb 28, 1996 | 6:00 pm

Charles Baudelaire

What if Baudelaire had read the quintessential American poet Walt Whitman instead of Edgar Allan Poe, who wrote in a European tradition? Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and acclaimed translator Richard Howard will conjure an imagined Americanization of this French poet.

Location The Mercantile Library, 17 East 47th Street Sponsored By Poets House


Feb 28, 1996
6:00 pm
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