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The Blaney Lecture: Sharon Olds

The Blaney Lecture: Sharon Olds

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall
General Public 

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Sharon Olds presents the lecture “Favorite Moments in Poems from Chaucer to Clifton.” In this annual Blaney Lecture, Olds will read and discuss poems that have been pivotal for her as a poet.

About the lecture:
The annual Blaney Lecture was created in memory of former Academy of American Poets Board member Dorothy Gulbenkian Blaney by a gift from her estate.

The event will be followed by a book signing and reception.

Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program and Academy of American Poets.

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