A lecture from the 2007 Great Lives Series on Emily Dickinson, held April 3, 2007.
Arrington Distinguished Chair of Poetry
Winner of 2006 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry
UMW Department of English
Biography is the most intimate approach to history, and the most entertaining. UMW’s Great Lives lecture series reveals how extraordinary people – some born to privilege and power, others from modest backgrounds – shaped art, literature, science, government, and the human experience.
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