Loading Events

Calendar of Events

Events for April 20, 2018

  • April 20
  • |
  • Port Townsend

A Fierce Language: Falling in Love with Poetry

As children we are enchanted by the story, humor, absurdity, and rhyming cadence of nursery rhymes. But as we get older, too often our appreciation for poems dissolves as we struggle to deconstruct their meaning line by line. As a result, many come to believe that poetry is inaccessible and too much like hard work. […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    April 20, 2018
  • Where
  • Port Townsend Library – Carnegie reading room
    1220 Lawrence Street
    Port Townsend, WA 98368 United States
  • April 20
  • |
  • Clarkston

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    April 20, 2018
  • Where
  • Asotin County Library Annex
    407 C Sycamore St.
    Clarkston, WA 99403 United States
+ Export Events

Humanities Washington

Get the latest news and event information from Humanities Washington, including updates on Think & Drink and Speakers Bureau events.