18 May

May 18, 2019
Brooklyn, NY,

Whitman at 200 Tribute Panel


Brooklyn, NY,

This panel celebrates Whitman's 200th anniversary with responses from poets in remarks written in verse and prose. Panelists include Cornelius Eady, Kimiko Hahn, Ramya Ramana, Vijay Seshadri, and others. The evening also includes a performance, by the Brooklyn Art Song Society, of Tom Cipullo's setting of "I Hear America Singing" and Jennifer Higdon's setting of "Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd."

Co-presented with the Brooklyn Public Library.

Brooklyn Public Library
Central Library
Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238

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