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Poems by Robert Frost

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until April 26, 2022

featuring George Lensing, Mann Family Distinguished Professor of English Emeritus

 

The only writer in history to have been awarded four Pulitzer Prizes and commonly regarded as America’s greatest poet

Frost has bequeathed to his nation a body of imperishable verse from which Americans will forever gain joy and understanding.” John F. Kennedy

Robert Frost was the most emblematically American of poets, a forthright advocate of both the art and craft of verse who was recognized and cherished as few other poets have ever been. Though many have been drawn to his seemingly old-fashioned simplicity, Frost’s work was often dark or ironic in tone―and always subtle and complex. Henry Holt Publishers

The beautiful intricacy of his poetry keeps inviting generation after generation to search for meaning in his work. Penguin Classics

“[Our] most eminent [and] most distinguished . . . Anglo-American poet.”  T. S. Elliott

Frost was the first American who could be honestly reckoned a master-poet by world standards.” Robert Graves

 

Meeting Date: Tuesdays, April 19 and 26

Cost: $40, includes a copy of the book shipped to your home

Register online or call 919.962.1544

Details

Date:
April 26
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Flyleaf Books
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Phone:
(919) 942-7373
Website:
http://www.flyleafbooks.com/