(Excerpt from 'Sitting Between the Sea and the Buildings: A Symposium of Poets and Artists' posted on Poetry Foundation. Found here http://www.poetryfoundation.org/programs/event/2277)
The Poetry Foundation is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture and to place it before the largest possible audience.
Saturday, May 11, 12:00PM–6:00PM
61 West Superior Street
Free admission; the public is welcome to attend any or all of the day's schedule
Taking Joan Mitchell’s legacy of collaboration with poets as a starting point, this day-long symposium will include talks, readings, demonstrations, and performances that explore intersections of visual art and poetry.
Participants include poets Bill Berkson, Douglas Kearney, and John Yau; visual artists Terry Adkins, Lesley Dill, and Mildred Howard; and April Sheridan and Stephen Woodall of the Center for Book and Paper Arts at Columbia College Chicago.
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(Image: Courtesy Poetry Foundation.)