Saturday, June 8, 5pm
The Walt Whitman Project presents poetry, song and Whitman memorabilia. Directed by Greg Trupiano, WWP Artistic Director. The afternoon event will include wine and…
- A reading of Whitman’s Brooklyn-related work, including The Centenarian’s Story, Whitman’s poem about the Battle of Brooklyn;
- Related musical selections performed by contralto Nicole Mitchell;
- A presentation of Whitman memorabilia by collector Ed Centeno;
- An open audience reading of your favorite Whitman pieces. Bring your favorite poems! Whitman anthologies will be on hand to read from.