The "Celebrating the Poetic Legacy of Whitman, Williams and Ginsberg" Festival and Conference was held on Saturday, June 3, 2017.

 

This conference offered a series of scholarly and creative panels that explored the legacy of Whitman, Williams, and Ginsberg or other American poets, who write in the same poetic tradition.

The day also featured readings by Patricia Smith and Li-Young Lee.

Patricia Smith, a featured poet at the festival, reads to a full house at the Hamilon Club.

Patricia Smith, a featured poet at the festival, reads to a full house at the Hamilon Club.

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