"What is a Poem?" Symposium

The Rotunda Dome Room
Free Admission


10am - Noon - Panel 1
     Roland Greene
         “Apollo Barroco: What Was a Poem in the Seventeenth Century?” 
     Anjali Nerlekar
         “The Poem and the Ocean-Encircled Earth" 
     Marjorie Perloff
         “Reading the Verses Backward: Poetry for the Digital Age” 
Noon - 1:30pm - Lunch Break


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