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Memorial Reading for Harvey Shapiro at SB Southampton
Start Date: 6/22/2013Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 6/22/2013

Event Description:
Harvey Shapiro (1924-2013) is the author of 13 books of poetry, including The Sights Along the Harbor: New and Collected Poems. A memorial reading to honor the acclaimed poet and editor will include Shapiro’s friends, former students and family reading his poetry and reminiscing about his life.

Among the many poets participating will be Grace Schulman, former poetry editor of The Nation; Geoffrey O’Brien, editor-in-chief of the Library of America; Robert Hershon, co-editor of Hanging Loose Press; and Julie Sheehan, director of the MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literature at Stony Brook Southampton. The reading will also include the poets Star Black, Donna Brook, Fran Castan, Kimko Hahn, Kathryn Levy, Simon Perchik, Hugh Seidman, and Bill Zavatsky, as well as Bill Henderson, publisher of the Pushcart Press.

A short video and reception will follow the reading, and the public is invited to attend.
Location Information:
Stony Brook Southampton - Chancellors Hall  (View Map)
239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, NY 11968
United States
Phone: (631) 632-8000
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