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Introduction to Walt Whitman

Introduction to Walt Whitman

Jul 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm5:00 pm

The Grolier Club
47 East 60 Street Upper East Side
New York, New York

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Free

Suggested Ages: 8-10 to 11-14

Curator Karen Karbiener leads a tour of the exhibition “Poet of the Body: New York’s Walt Whitman” for children 8-12 years of age and their caretakers, with readings from her book Poetry for Kids: Walt Whitman.

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