November 13


Spoon River Anthology and the Poetry of 100 Years Ago

Presented by Erie County Pennsylvania Poet Laureate Chuck Joy and the Erie County Public Library, Blane Dessy, Director

Spoon River: Text in Context
Greg Brown, PhD
Assistant Professor of English
Mercyhurst University

“Longing for the Sea, and Yet Afraid”:
The Expression (and Repression) of Desire in Spoon River Anthology Matthew Darling, PhD Assistant Professor of English Gannon University

Spoon River Approaches to the Meaning of Life Stephen Sullivan, PhD Associate Professor of Philosophy Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Plus Questions from the Audience

Free admission
All are welcome

Hirt Auditorium Bayfront Library
Wednesday, November 13, 7 pm – 9 pm