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Whitman 200 Lightning Lectures

May 19 | Sun | 12PM – 1:30 pm |
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These Whitman 200th Anniversary "lightning lectures" examine the vast scope of Whitman's legacy on poetry in the 20th century and beyond, and explore critically and swiftly where his vision and style came from. Lightning lecturers include musician Greg Trupiano on Whitman and opera, author Mark Eisner on Whitman and Neruda, scholars Eric Conrad and Matt Miller, and others.

Venue: Brooklyn Public Library

10 Grand Army Plaza Map