Our 2018 headliners: Sonia Sanchez · Kaveh Akbar · Duy Doan · Jeffrey Harrison · Dorianne Laux · Erika Meitner · Carl Phillips · Nicole Sealey · Sean Thomas Dougherty · Rhina P. Espaillat

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Saturday, May 5 • 3:15pm - 4:15pm
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Join us as Alan Feldman leads a discussion on this year's Common Thread poems. This year’s theme, Born to Be Lonely: Massachusetts Poets on Connection and Disconnection.

Read more about the 2018 Common Threads selections:

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Kathleen Aguero

Kathleen Aguero’s most recent book of poetry is After That. She has also co-edited three volumes of multi-cultural literature for the University of Georgia Press. She teaches in the low-residency M.F.A. in creative writing program at Pine Manor College and in Changing Lives through... Read More →
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Jeffrey Harrison

Jeffrey Harrison is the author of five full-length books of poetry, including THE SINGING UNDERNEATH, selected by James Merrill for the National Poetry Series in 1987; FEEDING THE FIRE, winner of the Sheila Motton Award from the New England Poetry Club in 2002; INCOMPLETE KNOWLEDGE... Read More →

Saturday May 5, 2018 3:15pm - 4:15pm
PEM Connect BLDG 135 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970, USA

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