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BookFest St. Louis Kick-Off
September 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
BookFest St. Louis kicks off with a Whitman poetry reading by local poets, with celebrated passages from Song of Myself. Maryville University’s Dr. Germaine Murray will offer a brief introduction to WHITMANIA and the vision for the project, including Walt Whitman’s St. Louis connections.
This reading is presented as part of WHITMANIA: A Celebration of Whitman at 200