Whitman at 200’s Look-alike Contest Draws Multitudes to Philadelphia Brewing Company
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Whitman at 200’s Look-alike Contest Draws Multitudes to Philadelphia Brewing Company

The Penn Libraries’ Kislak Center is hosting a year-long series of events celebrating the 200th birthday of Walt Whitman collectively titled “Whitman at 200: Art and Democracy.” The series organizers consider Whitman’s 200th birthday an opportunity for Americans to reflect on the relation of Whitman’s work to the politics of his day — and of … Continue reading

June Kislak Center Exhibition Celebrates 100 Years of T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” and the Carol and Erwin Welsch Collection
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June Kislak Center Exhibition Celebrates 100 Years of T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” and the Carol and Erwin Welsch Collection

PHILADELPHIA, PA, June 16, 2014— A century after its appearance, T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock continues to inspire new presentations of the work across many different artistic genres. In the spirit of joining that inspired chorus, the Penn Libraries are happy to announce their June 2015 exhibition “Let Us Go Then, … Continue reading