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Sunday, August 9 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
María Luisa Arroyo & Peter Covino: Poetry in Translation

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The New England Poetry Club, Friends of Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters, and Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site are pleased to announce the 2020 Virtual Summer Poetry Festival. This year’s festival will take place live online and connect poetry lovers across the country with remarkable poets who will read and discuss their work. This year, which marks the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, the festival places special emphasis on women poets.

The featured poets for August 9 are María Luisa Arroyo & Peter Covino.

This event is free and open to all, but requires advance registration at https://bit.ly/poetry-in-translation.

Readers/Speakers
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María Luisa Arroyo

multilingual Boricua poet & educator
Multilingual Boricua poet and educator María Luisa Arroyo was educated at Colby (BA), Tufts (MA) and Harvard (ABD) in German, her third language. Her poetry collections include Gathering Words: Recogiendo Palabras (2008) and Destierro Means More than Exile (2018). For 20+ years... Read More →

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María Luisa Arroyo

multilingual Boricua poet & educator
Multilingual Boricua poet and educator María Luisa Arroyo was educated at Colby (BA), Tufts (MA) and Harvard (ABD) in German, her third language. Her poetry collections include Gathering Words: Recogiendo Palabras (2008) and Destierro Means More than Exile (2018). For 20+ years... Read More →


Sunday August 9, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
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