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Billy Collins - Aimless Love — at Sidwell Friends School
Oct 22 2013 7:00 pm
Oct 22 2013 8:00 pm
at Sidwell Friends School
3825 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016
Billy Collins, the two-term Poet Laureate of the United States, discusses his first compilation of new and selected poems in twelve years. Aimless Love (Random House, $26) touches on the themes of love, loss, joy, and poetry itself. Collins writes with a flair that attracts readers who generally shy away from poetry. These poems showcase the best work of this important poet.
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