August 9: Poetry Reading by Christina Hutchins at Dartmouth College
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August 9: Poetry Reading by Christina Hutchins at Dartmouth College

Don’t miss 2017 Dartmouth Poet in Residence Christina Hutchins’s reading at Dartmouth College on August 9, 2017 at 4 pm. Join us in the Wren Room, Sanborn House at Dartmouth College where Christina will read from her collections Tender the Maker and The Stranger Dissolves. As always, the reading is free and open to the public.  Continue reading

Poetry Reading by Christina Hutchins at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
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Poetry Reading by Christina Hutchins at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum

Join us at the beautiful St. Johnsbury Athenaeum for an evening of incredible poetry! Christina Hutchins, the 2017 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place, will read from her collections of poetry at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum tonight, July 5, at 7 pm. This event is free and open to the public! Location:  St. Johnsbury … Continue reading

Rebecca Foust Named as Marin County Poet Laureate
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Rebecca Foust Named as Marin County Poet Laureate

2014 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place, Rebecca Foust, has been named as Marin County’s Poet Laureate! Her debut as Marin County Poet Laureate is set to take place on April 4 in San Rafael, CA, where she will read some of her poetry to the Marin County Board of Supervisors. Foust is the fifth … Continue reading

ONE DAY LEFT TO SUBMIT!
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ONE DAY LEFT TO SUBMIT!

Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place The Frost Place in Franconia, New Hampshire, invites applications for a six-to-eight-week residency in poet Robert Frost’s former farmhouse, which sits on a quiet north-country lane with a spectacular view of the White Mountains, and which serves as a museum and conference center. The residency begins July … Continue reading

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Smithsonian Magazine Article by Luci Tapahanso, 1995 Dartmouth Poet in Residence

At the beginning of Navajo time, the Holy People (Diyin Dine’é) journeyed through three worlds before settling in Dinétah, our current homeland. Here they took form as clouds, sun, moon, trees, bodies of water, rain and other physical aspects of this world. That way, they said, we would never be alone. Today, in the fourth world, when a Diné (Navajo) baby is born, the umbilical cord is buried near the family home, so the child is connected to its mother and the earth, and will not wander as if homeless. . . Continue reading