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Poets for Change
September 28, 2013, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
The Westside Campus Center, Western CT State University, 43 Lake Avenue Ext., CT
Free and open to the public
Thirty poets and musicians will read and perform in support of eliminating the culture of gun violence in the United States on Saturday, September 28th. The extraordinary event will include poets and musicians of all ages from near and far. Newtown will be represented by many, including high school students and Rabbi Shaul Marshall Praver. Connecticut's Poet Laureate, Dick Allen, will bring the festivities to a close.

Food and drink will be available, and poets will be available to sign books.

Schedule of Poets and Musicians:
10:00 a.m. - Robin Sampson
10:15 a.m. - Neil Silberblatt
10:30 a.m. - Newtown High School Students
11:00 a.m. - Rabbi Shaul Marshall Praver
11:15 a.m. - Leslie McGrath
11:30 a.m. - Lisa Siedlarz
11:45 a.m. - Faith Vicinanza
12:00 p.m. - Ravi Shankar
12:15 p.m. - WCSU Flute Ensemble
12:30 p.m. - Jeff Schlicht
12:45 p.m. - Bruce Cohen
1:00 p.m. - Jeff Mock
1:15 p.m. - Margot Schlipp
1:30 p.m. - Jasmine Dreame Wagner
1:45 p.m. - Vinnie Kmetz
2:00 p.m. - Lynne Paris-Purtle
2:15 p.m. - Carolyn Baccaro
2:30 p.m. - Don Lowe
2:45 p.m. - Steven Ostrowski
3:00 p.m. - Gian Lombardo
3:15 p.m. - David Cappella
3:30 p.m. - Carol Ann Davis
3:45 p.m. - Mark McGuire Schwartz
4:00 p.m. - Lisa Schwartz
4:15 p.m. - Jessica Treat
4:30 p.m. - Music TBD
4:45 p.m. - Lea Graham
5:00 p.m. - Lori Allen
5:15 p.m. - Marilyn Nelson, Former CT Poet Laureate
5:35 p.m. - Dick Allen. CT Poet Laureate
Sponsored by The MFA Program in Creative and Professional Writing at WestConn, Newtown Action Alliance, and the Junior Newtown Action Alliance.
Info: clementsb@wcsu.edu

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