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International Chinese Poetry Conference 2008

If you are interested in the world of contemporary Chinese poetry, I invite you to attend the Simmons International Chinese Poetry Festival at Simmons College in Boston on October 4-5, 2008, just a season away.

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Poetry Reading by Sonia Sanchez

February 21, 2008 at 6:00 PM, Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, Main College Building, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway This even is free and open to the public...

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Poetry Reading by Moira Linehan

November 14, 2007 at 11:00 AM, Kotzen Room, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway The Zora Neale Hurston Literary Center Proudly Presents: A Poetry Reading by Simmons College Alumna Moira Linehan If No Moon by award-winning author Moira...

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Chinese Poetry Reading

October 12, 2007 at 2:00 PM, Kotzen Meeting Room, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway Free and open to the public. Born in Beijing, China, Zhang Er is the author of three collections of poetry in Chinese...

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Martha Collins Poetry Reading

April 25, 2007. 11-12:20 PM, Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, Main College Building. Free and open to the public. Martha Collins will read from her newest publication, Blue Front, a book-length poem based on a lynching her father witnessed...

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Barbara Ras Poetry Reading

Tuesday, February 20, 2007. 7:30-8:30 PM, Special Functions Room. Barbara Ras recently published One Hidden Stuff (Penguin), named one of the ten best books of 2006 by the San Antonio Express-News.

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Reception for New Renaissance Magazine: 13th-Century Chinese Poets Edition

Wednesday, April 5th, 2006 from 7:00 to 9:00pm Trustman Gallery, Simmons College Check back for more details…...

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Cave Canem Poetry Festival

Saturday, March 25, 2006. 5:30-10:30pm Special Functions Room, Main College Building Cave Canem, the first annual retreat for poets of African descent, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the publication of the Cave Canem anthology Gathering Ground...

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Sam Cornish Retrospective

February 22, 2006 Linda K. Paresky Conference Center 7:00 - 8:30p.m. "Sam Cornish's reading at Simmons College under the auspices of the Zora Neale Hurston Literary Center was a tremendous success."

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Moving Sound

September 21, 2005 Taiwan-based avant garde performance group, a moving sound, combines instrumentals, vocals, dance, and other aspects of theater while integrating Chinese, Asian, and western culture to investigate sound, image, and the nature of creativity.

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International Chinese Poetry Conference 2004

The Simmons International Chinese Poetry Conference (SICPC) convened on October 8-10, 2004, at Simmons College.

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