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April 27, 2017

The Powerful Influence of Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman is easily one of America’s most well-known poets. His collection, Leaves of Grass, […]
April 19, 2017

Poetry and Art  

April is National Poetry Month!  In celebration, let me introduce you to a few works […]
March 2, 2016

Women’s History Month: Agnes Pelton

In honor of Women’s History Month, we will be highlighting a female artist from Crystal […]
July 31, 2015

Poetry Lift-Off Brings Variety to Great Hall

Local poet Houston Hughes has found a number of meaningful ways to rediscover the art collection […]
May 1, 2015

Sappho

Sappho, the famous Greek poet of love, was born around 615 BC on the island […]
April 21, 2015

Poetry and Art

Did you know April is National Poetry Month? Visual art and poetry have a lot […]
February 4, 2015

LOVE in the Library: Beyond the Stacks

Don’t let the title get you too excited, although I’m sure there are some good […]
October 18, 2013

Autumn Leaves in the Crystal Bridges Library

I discovered yet another amazing color plate book while researching Autumn themes. Titled  Autumn Leaves […]