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Arts Calendar: Literary Arts in Northern Vermont

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Jun
6
2018

Teaching Hamlet in Prison

Teaching Hamlet in Prison
Description:

Celebrated literary critic Ilan Stavans discusses his teaching Shakespeare’s Hamlet in correctional facilities, and shares insights his classes have made about the play and revenge, freedom, and redemption. Part of the First Wednesdays series. A Vermont Humanities Council program.

Time: 6/6/18 7:00pm
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, Newport
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Jun
21
2018

Writers & Their Mothers – A Reading

Writers & Their Mothers – A Reading Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Named ‘Book of the Week’ by The Guardian, Writers and Their Mothers brings to life the thoughts, work, loves, friendships, passions and, above all, the influence of mothers upon their literary offspring from Shakespeare to the present. Elegantly assembled and presented, Writers and Their Mothers will appeal to everyone interested in biography, literature, and creativity in general. Join three contributors in the Studio to hear Rachel Hadas, Reeve Lindbergh, and Martha Oliver-Smith read from their essays in the book.

Time: 6/21/18 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro