Poetry Under the Stars, Poetry at Planetarium, Poetry Planetarium

Poetry Under the Stars

No matter where you stand on Earth, look up and you’ll see the same sky as everyone else. The stars and planets have been a source of wonder and mystery for thousands of years. People from every culture have pondered the night sky in amazement and have been moved and inspired. There are three nights for you to enjoy.

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Spanish and English
Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Time: Meet the poets from 6:30–7:00pm, readings start at 7:00pm
Age: For all ages
Fee: Free Reserve your seat now.
Reading Poetry this month: Using the theme of "The Elements", poet Joseph Tyler, Jamile Lawand, and University of Michigan-Flint student volunteers will read poems by contemporary Spanish-language poets (poems will be read first in Spanish, then explained/translated in English).
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Arabic and French
Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Time: Meet the poets from 6:30–7:00pm, readings start at 7:00pm
Fee: Free Reserve your seat now.
Age: Age: For all ages
Reading Poetry this month: Mohamed Daassa and student volunteers will read poems in Arabic and French.
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Poetry Under the Stars is brought to you in partnership by: UM-flint Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures and Longway Planetarium 

Sponsored in part by:Dr. Jamile T. Lawand, on behalf of the “Middle Eastern” Studies Program at the University of Michigan-Flint

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