Birthday Celebration – Ashland, OR

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Date/Time
January 21, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Hannon Library, SOU, Meese Rom 305
1290 Ashland St
Ashland, OR

Open to the Public: Yes
Admission: No
Event Host(s): Hannon Library & Friends of William Stafford
Featured Guest(s): Daniel Sperry (fellest-composer), Claudia Alick, James Anderson, Kim Hamilton, Dan Kauffman, Kathleen Pyle, and Steve Dieffenbacher

Event Site Contact Info:
Name: Anna Grzeszkiewicz
Phone: 541-552-6816
Email: GrzeszkA@sou.edu


Former Oregon Poet Laureate William Stafford’s one-hundred-first birthday will be celebrated Thursday, January 21, 2016, 7:00 P.M., in the Meese Meeting Room #305, Hannon Library, SOU. Cellist and composer Daniel Sperry will begin the program singing two poems by Stafford. This year’s featured poets include Claudia Alick, James Anderson, Kim Hamilton, Dan Kauffman, Kathleen Pyle, and Steve Dieffenbacher. Audience members are invited to read a favorite William Stafford poem. The program will conclude with a film excerpt of William Stafford reading and talking about his writing. The public is invited to attend this free event cosponsored by Friends of Hannon Library and Friends of William Stafford. For further information phone 541-552-6835.