After Moby-Dick: An Anthology of New Poetry: Book Launch

Join the Lawrence Arts Center and the Raven Book Store for a book launch and poetry reading with editor and esteemed Melville scholar Elizabeth Schultz.

After Moby~Dick is an anthology that includes sixty-one poems inspired by Melville’s seafaring epic novel. Poets include Dan Beachy-Quick, Susan Howe, Jeffrey Yang, Rachel Richardson, and Jessica Cuello.

About the Co-editors:

Elizabeth Schultz is an esteemed Melville scholar, a professor emerita of University of Kansas, a past president of the Melville Society, and a founding member of the Melville Society Cultural Project at the New Bedford Whaling Museum.

Kylan Rice is a published poet and Ph.D. graduate student in English at the University of North Carolina. Kylan is an active member of the Melville Society, lecturing at world conferences on the subject of Melville.

Event date: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Lawrence Arts Center
940 New Hampshire
Lawrence, KS 66044