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Event Calendar

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Event Information:

  • Tue
    07
    Feb
    2023

    The Eleventh Annual Edith T. Baine Lecture for Scholars and Writers: "What Poets Can Do"

    4:30 pmFulton Chapel

    "What Poets can do" featuring U.S. Poet Laureate Ada Limón

    Ada Limón is the author of six books of poetry, including The Carrying, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry. Limón was also the host of the critically-acclaimed poetry podcast, The Slowdown. Her new book of poetry, The Hurting Kind, is out now from Milkweed Editions. She is the 24th Poet Laureate of The United States.

    Lecture at 5:30 p.m.
    Book signing before and after the event, starting at 4:30 p.m.
    Books will be available for purchase.
    Please wear a mask to this event.

    For more information or assistance relating to a disability, please contact Myra Gilmore, engl@olemiss.edu or 662.915.7439.