Spring 2012 Schedule

All events are hosted by WAMFEST Artist in Residence Wesley Stace, who will also be performing alongside musician/author Kristin Hersh on April 4th.  WAMFEST would not  be possible without the extraordinary generosity of Bob and Patricia Pures.  For more information about our sponsors, please click here.

Tuesday, April 3 @ 2 pm in Hartman Lounge: “A Conversation with World-Renowned Dancer, Choreographer and Director Mark Morris

Wednesday, April 4 @ 2 pm in Hartman Lounge: ”Crooked Walks in Space: A Conversation and Performance with Celebrated Rock Star and Author Kristin Hersh and the Greatest Poet of His Generation, Tom Sleigh

Thursday, April 5 @ 2 pm in Hartman Lounge: “A Reading and Conversation with Serving House Books Award Winners P.K. Harmon and Barbara Froman

Tuesday, April 17 @ 5:30 pm in Hartman Lounge: ”A Conversation with Heralded Author Michael Gray on ‘Bob Dylan and the Poetry of the Blues’”

Wednesday, April 18 @ 3 pm in the Bottle Hill Room (Campus Ctr): “A Reading with the Poet Laureate of South Africa Keorapetse ‘Willie’ Kgositsile, Incredibly Influential Poet and Author David Henderson and Celebrated Author Jeffery Renard Allen

Thursday, April 19 @ 2 pm in Lenfell Hall: “A Conversation and Performance with Hip-Hop Superstar Talib Kweli, Poet Quincy Troupe (pictured) and Jeffery Renard Allen

All events are free.  Non-students are strongly encouraged to make reservations by emailing wamfest@comcast.net.  Learn more about the performers here.

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