Writers in ConversationMonday, April 19, 2010 — 7 p.m.
Hamline Midway Branch Library, 1558 West Minnehaha, Saint Paul
Dorgan and local poet, Sharon Chmielarz in conversation on the topic, “The Articulate Speech of the Heart: Poetry and Emotion.” Chmielarz, a past recipient of grants from the Jerome Foundation and the Minnesota State Arts Board, is the author of four books of poetry: Different Arrangements (1982); But I Won’t Go Out in a Boat (1991); The Other Mozart (2001) and The Rhubarb King, (2006).
Poetry ReadingFriday, April 23, 2010 — 7:30 p.m.
O’Shaughnessy Educational Center Auditorium University of St. Thomas – Saint Paul campus
Dorgan will present a reading, free and open to the public, capping a week of events, classroom visits and public appearances. He will also participate in the Minnesota Book Awards gala on April 17.
For more information, contact Jim Rogers, Center for Irish Studies, (651) 962-5662, or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.