Thursday, April 4, 7 p.m.
Smith Recital Hall
Connecticut State Poet Laureate Dick Allen is variously known as a mystical poet, a poet concerned with recording the history of the century’s last fifty years and the beginning years of the 21st Century, a poet of contemporary science, a Zen Buddhist-oriented poet, a poet whose eclectic style ranges from formal to free verse and one who was instrumental in beginning the Expansive Poetry movement.
Receptions and book signings follow each reading. Free tickets are available in advance to ensure admittance.