Thursday, June 17, 2010

Michael Maglaras at Stonecoast


On Saturday, July 10 Michael Maglaras will present a masters class for summer residency students at the Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing program.

MASTERS CLASS:
3:00pm -- Stone House, Freeport, Maine
Poetry Aloud: Nuance and Meaning -- A Master Class with Michael Maglaras
Michael Maglaras – actor, writer, film maker, and performance artist – will conduct a class on reading poetry aloud. He’ll provide ideas about how best to communicate the meaning of a poem through the use of voice, gesture, and body language. The class will examine W.H. Auden’s poem Musee des Beaux Arts, and he will choose readers of this poem from among attendees to illustrate his points. This will be an interactive and thought-provoking session.

READING:
8:30pm -- Bowdoin College, Moulton Student Union
Michael Maglaras Reads the Poetry of Longfellow and Annie Finch
Michael Maglaras will read selected poems of Longfellow and Annie Finch. A performance by one of America’s most distinguished readers of American poetry. Not to be missed.

LISTEN:
Listen to Michael Maglaras read poetry by Annie Finch at this link.