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Memorial Tribute to Linda Gregg

May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Falkirk Cultural Center

This tribute celebrates Linda Gregg’s life and work, with poems and stories from poets and friends. Robert Hass, Brenda Hillman, Forrest Gander, Jane Hirshfield and other poets and friends will gather to read and speak about Linda. Refreshments will be served.

If you plan to attend and/or read, please RSVP to events@marinpoetrycenter.org so we can plan appropriately.

Doors open at 6:30, event starts at 7. Parking is in the lot below Falkirk Center. Please allow time to park and walk up the hill to the event.

Linda was raised in Marin County, went to Francis Drake high school and earned her BA and an MA from San Francisco State University. Her books include In the Middle Distance (2006); All of It Singing: New and Selected Poems (2008), a Los Angeles TimesFavorite Book of 2008 and winner of the Poetry Society of America’s William Carlos Williams Award; The Poets & Writers’ Jackson Prize; Things and Flesh (1999), finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Award for Poetry; Chosen by the Lion (1995); Sacraments of Desire (1992); Alma (1985); and Too Bright to See(1981).

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.marinpoetrycenter.org/blog/events/

Organizer

Marin Poetry Center
Website:
http://www.marinpoetrycenter.org/welcome.php

Venue

Falkirk Cultural Center
1408 Mission Ave
San Rafael , CA 94901 United States
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Phone:
415-485-3328
Website:
http://www.falkirkculturalcenter.org/