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September 26, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Connections: Robert Burns and Paul Laurence Dunbar – Voices of the People

Robert Burns, Scottish National Poet, collected the folk poetry and music of 18th century Scotland. Paul Laurence Dunbar, African-American Poet and Musician, wrote in many dialects about the music of his time, the late 19th century. Americana expert William Ray will demonstrate Scottish and American folk music reflected in the poetry of Robert Burns and Paul Laurence Dunbar as Thomasina Clarke recites examples of their poetry.

Details

Date:
September 26, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Website:
http://www.stlspae.org

Venue

St. Louis Public Library – Central Branch
1301 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63103
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Organizer

Scottish Partnership for Arts & Education
Phone:
314-773-4195
Email:
info@stlspae.org
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