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What is Ethnographic Poetry?

April 6, 2022
7:00 pm


Rutland Free Library
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Cultural anthropologist Adrie Kusserow illuminates her research by sharing poems from her latest manuscript, Ethnography of a Feverish World. Kusserow focuses on refugees and the globalizing spread of Western ideals and considers how the environments we evolved to inhabit can be a mismatch for new technologies.

About the Speakers

Adrie Kusserow is a professor of Cultural Anthropology at St. Michael’s College and a poet. Kusserow’s poems have appeared in The Best American Poetry, American Poetry Review, Kenyon Review, Harvard Review, Prairie Schooner, Green Mountains Review, Salmagundi, and The Sun.

Underwriter: Anne Commire Fund for Women in the Humanities

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Organizer

Randal Smathers
Phone:
(802) 773-1860

Venue

Rutland Free Library
10 Court St
Rutland, VT 05701 United States
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Website:
www.rutlandfree.org