FAIRFIELD - The Fairfield Public Library invites you to "bring a poem to
read and share with one of America’s most eminent poets, Robert Pinsky," at 2 p.m. April 27 in the Memorial Room at the Main Library, 1080 Old
Post Road, according to a release.
A reception with the poet will
follow, the release said.
"Shortly after being appointed
poet laureate in 1997, Pinsky founded the Favorite Poem Project to celebrate,
document and encourage poetry’s role in American’s lives. Thousands of Favorite Poem readings have
followed. Add your voice to the Project
when we have our reading here in Fairfield.
Registration is requested," the release said.
Pinsky’s most recent book, "Singing School:
Learning to Write (and Read) Poetry by Studying with the Masters," will be
available for purchase and signing at the event, the release said.
All programs at the Fairfield Public Library are
free, the release said. To register, or for more information on this and other programs, visit
us online at: www.fairfieldpubliclibrary.org, or
call 203-256-3160. Follow the Fairfield Public library on
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