Friends & Enemies of Wallace Stevens


The Nineteenth Annual
WALLACE STEVENS BIRTHDAY BASH
Saturday, November 1, 2014, 2:00pm
Center for Contemporary Culture
Hartford Public Library

Our guest speaker—

Maureen McLane

MAUREEN N. McLANE
“Hoobla-hoo and Hullabaloo: Divagations with Wallace Stevens”

Author of the highly-acclaimed book My Poets (Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2012), Maureen McLane’s essays and poetry have appeared in many publications. She has published three books of poetry: Same Life (FSG, 2008), World Enough (FSG, 2010), and the newly released collection This Blue (FSG, 2014). She received the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Nona Balakian Award for Excellence in Book Reviewing. She was finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award in Autobiography. She teaches at New York University.

This festive and illuminating event will begin with a reception of wine and hors d’oeuvres, followed by Maureen McLane’s presentation, and will conclude with a book signing, birthday cake and champagne!

Tickets (held at the door) are $50 per person. Please make check payable to:

Hartford Public Library
500 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103

For more information, contact—

Jim Finnegan
jforjames@aol.com
860-508-2810

This event is presented by Hartford Public Library (hplct.org)
and the Friends and Enemies of Wallace Stevens (stevenspoetry.org).














PO BOX 2482  ♦  HARTFORD CT 06146-2482