Whitman at 200: New Songs of the Open Road

Date/Time

May 18, 2019
02:00 PM until 04:00 PM

Description

Follow the good gray poet as he rides the ferries and explores the wharves on the Delaware River, sits and chats with friends on stoops in Germantown, shops at Wanamaker's, takes in the scene at 2nd & Market Sts., lectures at the city's small literary clubs, battles poet competitor Bayard Taylor, attempts to cross the frozen Delaware on foot and waxes poetic about the Academy of Music and the construction of Philadelphia City Hall.

Cost

FREE

Location

View map Strawberry Mansion
2450 Strawberry Mansion Dr.
Philadelphia, , PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Whitman at 200 / Penn Libraries

Phone

215-898-8211

Contact name

Devinne Melecki

Contact email

devinnem@upenn.edu

Location:

PA - Philadelphia

Free Event?:

No Cost

Approximate Cost Range Per Person:

Free

Ages:

Elementary School Age,Middle School & Teens,Parents

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