Dickinson Marathon Set for December 3

Monday, December 2, 2013 - 13:15

The Emily Dickinson Museum and Martha Ackmann's Emily Dickinson seminar class will host a Mini-Marathon Reading of the Poetry of Emily Dickinson December 3 at 7 pm in the Stimson Room, located in the Mount Holyoke Library.

The event celebrates the 150th anniversary of Dickinson's most prolific year, 1863, during which she penned 295 poems. Attendees will be invited to read their favorite Dickinson poems and to learn about her year as a student at Mount Holyoke. Refreshments – made from the poet's own recipes – will be served.