In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library will host this year’s 15th annual POETS/SPEAK! on Thursday, April 27 from 4:30-8 p.m. A key collaborator and co-sponsor for the popular event is the University of Maine Department of English. POETS/SPEAK! is one of the… Read More
    ROCKLAND — Rockland poet laureate Joanna Hynd will host poets Kathleen Ellis, Claire Millikin and Dave Morrison will read from their recent work at 6 p.m., Monday, Aug. 8, at Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St. The event is free. Book signing and refreshments. For information, email kathleen.ellis@umit.maine.edu. Read More
    ROCKLAND – Farnsworth Art Museum workshop poets will read their work in the fifth annual Poetry in the Round reading at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, in the museum’s auditorium at 16 Museum St. Poets featured in the event will include Lois Anne, Carol Bachofner, Sylvia… Read More
    BANGOR — More than 30 well-known and emerging poets, University of Maine faculty and student poets, and jazz musicians will congregate 3:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, in the Lecture Hall, Bangor Public Library, for the 14th annual POETS/SPEAK! event to celebrate National Poetry Month. The event… Read More
    In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library will host this year’s 14th annual POETS/SPEAK! Festival on Wednesday, April 27 from 3:30-8 p.m. A key collaborator and co-sponsor for the popular event is the University of Maine Department of English. POETS/SPEAK! is one of… Read More
    ROCKLAND — Award-winning poet Kathleen Ellis will teach a poetry workshop 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday, March 14-18, in the gymnasium, as part of the spring adult class series at the Farnsworth Art Museum. Participants will expand their range of poetry writing styles and explore… Read More
    The annual round-robin reading by poets from Kathleen Ellis’ Farnsworth Art Museum two summer poetry workshops takes place Friday, August 7 at 1 p.m. at the museum’s auditorium in Rockland. The popular event features midcoast poets Lois Anne Elizabeth Berkenbile, Sylvia de Leon, Ellen Goldsmith, Alice… Read More
    Award-winning poet Kathleen Ellis will conduct a week-long poetry writing workshop, “Odes, Curses, and Selfies,“ at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland beginning Monday, June 29, as part of the museum’s summer course offerings. The week-long poetry workshop is devoted to generating new poetry and exploring… Read More
    BANGOR — In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library and University of Maine Art Museum are co-hosting this year’s 13th annual POETS/SPEAK! Festival on Saturday, April 4 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. A key collaborator and co-sponsor for the popular event is the UMaine Department of… Read More
    Poetry Speaks to Science, a reading featuring well-known poets Kathleen Ellis, Francois Amar, and Cheryl Daigle, University of Maine scientists, and student poets, part of Maine Science Festival, free. Rock & Art Shop, 36 Central St., Bangor. 947-2205. Sunday, March 22, 1 p.m. Read More
    CAMDEN — “Waylaid by Beauty,” the final event in this summer’s popular Millay Series at Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn, celebrates the 102nd anniversary of the poet’s discovery at the inn with an evening cabaret, including wine and dinner, at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, August 28. Reservations are required. Read More
    Millay Summer Series, “Roaring Twenties: An Evening Cabaret” with live jazz by Swingmatism, wine and cabaret-style meal, and the 1920s poems and letters of Millay read by soprano Nancy Ogle, Belfast poet laureate Ellen Sander, Audrey Le, Dave Morrison, and host Kathleen Ellis,; Thursday, July 10, 6:30 p.m.,… Read More
    CAMDEN — The third annual Millay Summer Series celebrating the discovery of Pulitzer-prize winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay at Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn will kick off with a Roaring Twenties cabaret at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, July 10. After Caroline Dow, a guest at the… Read More
    In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library is hosting the twelfth annual POETS/SPEAK!, Wednesday, April 23 from 4:15-8 p.m. POETS/SPEAK! is one of the largest free poetry events in Maine. This year will feature more than 25 well-known and emerging poets, University of… Read More
    CAMDEN —Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn concludes its summer Millay Series celebrating the 101st anniversary of the “discovery” of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay with a reading by five Maine poets at 7 p.m., Thursday, August 29. Born in Rockland, Millay read her poems on… Read More
    ROCKLAND Poetry in the Round. Poets from Kathleen Ellis’ summer poetry workshops at the museum read their work, Farnsworth Art Museum auditorium, Friday, August 9, 1 p.m. Free. FMI: 207-596-6457. Read More
    June 18, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 236-3391 JULY EVENTS SET FOR MILLAY SERIES AT WHITEHALL INN CAMDEN — This summer, Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn will continue to celebrate the discovery of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna… Read More
    CAMDEN—This summer’s celebration of the 100th anniversary of the “discovery” of Pulitzer-Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay in 1912 at Camden’s Whitehall Inn finishes with a flourish in September. All events are free and open to the public. The 1992 film documentary “Renascence: Edna St. Vincent… Read More