ARTlines 2: Public Poetry Event

What:  Poets read from ARTlines2: ART BECOMES POETRY. Poets reading include:

Carolyn Dahl
Christa Forster
Gabrielle Langley
Fran Sanders
Dr. Anna Tahinci
Nancy Thorleifson

When:  Saturday, December 12, 2:00 p.m.

Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079

Admission:  This event is free and open to the public. 

Ordering:

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Event date: 
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
$24.99
SKU: 9782814978675

How do poets look at art? ARTlines2: ART BECOMES POETRY illustrates artworks chosen by curators at Houston’s Museum of Fine Arts to inspire poets, together with the winning poems culled from a nation- wide poetry competition.

“…a jolt of electricity surging through a work of art” is how one of the judges describes the poems in this anthology. The featured artworks become a trigger for exploring a range of emotions, for adroit wordplays, for giving work from centuries past a 21st century sheen, and for reimagining and reinterpreting what the artists created. Thoughts from the competition’s renowned judges, a sprinkling of art history by the Head of Art History at the Glassell School of Art, and an introduction by poet Tony Hoagland also impact this beautifully designed anthology.


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