Whitmania, followed by Author Meet & Greet

The St. Louis Poetry Center brings the centerpiece of their “Whitmania” exhibition to the BookFest St. Louis stage! Local poets and authors present a marathon reading of “Song of Myself” to celebrate Walt Whitman’s bicentennial, as well as his surprising ties to St. Louis. Afterward, you’ll have a chance to mingle with many of the BookFest authors at a Meet & Greet event.

Poetry
Location: The Mahler Ballroom (4915 Washington Blvd.) Date: September 20, 2019 Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Whitmania, followed by Author Meet & Greet