Event Information:

  • Wed

    Arts Day 2015, Legislative Breakfast

    7:00 pmMadison Central Library • 201 West Mifflin Street • Madison, WI

    The annual Arts Day Legislative Breakfast, at the Central Library, featuring:
    o Keynote speaker Randy Cohen, Vice President for Research and Policy at Americans for the Arts in Washington, DC, on the power, benefit and impact of the arts locally and globally.
    o Wisconsin’s new Poet Laureate Kimberly Blaeser reads from her work.
    Arts Day 2015 | March 11, 2015
    Wisconsin’s biggest day for the arts and creativity!
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Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.

Kim at Returning the Gift Festival, 2012 in Milwaukee, Indian Summer Stage.


Past Events

Event Information:

  • Sat

    Art. Sustainability. Activism. - EcoLit: Kimberly Blaeser

    6:00 pmJohn Olver Design Building

    Poet and prose writer Kimberly Blaeser will read from past and current work. Formerly the Wisconsin Poet Laureate, Blaeser is the author of five poetry collections including Copper YearningApprenticed to Justice, and Résister en dansant/Ikwe-niimi: Dancing Resistance. A University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee professor and MFA faculty for Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, Blaeser is founding director of In-Na-Po—Indigenous Nations Poets. Santee Frazier, visiting faculty in poetry in the MFA for Poets and Writers, will moderate a Q&A following the reading.

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