Favorite Poem Project with Robert PinskyClasses, Workshops & Lectures
Date Saturday, April 2, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Organization The Wolfsonian-Florida International University Categories Classes, Workshops & Lectures
Place The Wolfsonian–FIU Address 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach Phone 305-531-1001 Website http://bit.ly/1UrZt8a
The Favorite Poem Project is dedicated to celebrating, documenting and encouraging poetry’s role in the lives of Americans. The project was founded by Robert Pinsky, 39th Poet Laureate of the United States, and launched in the State of Florida in 2015.The Poetry Foundation, The Wolfsonian-FIU, and O, Miami celebrates the winners of Favorite Poem Project Florida with readings by and screenings of Floridians reciting the poems they hold most dear, with a special recitation by host and former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky. A reception will be held after the reading.