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Salem Poetry Seminar Alumni Reading

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The Salem Poetry Seminar returns! The seminar is a week-long event for students at public colleges and universities in Massachusetts. This summer 13 students have been selected. They will spend the week in Salem studying poetry writing intensively.

The seminar includes free readings that feature established poets and include brief readings by seminar participants. All readings being at 7:30 pm.

The seminar has a devoted group of alumni who return to share their talents. Alumni have gone on to publish 25 books of poetry and to edit several national magazines. This year’s reading features writers such as Brian Brodeur, Gregory Glenn, Joey Gould, Lisa Mangin and Enzo Surin.

When 9:00pm
Salem Athenaeum
337 Essex Street
Karen A Gahagan

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