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Jeanie Thompson Poetry Reading

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
7:00 pm9:00 pm
Moran Hall Auditorium on the Campus of Oakwood University

Address:
Moran Hall Auditorium on the Campus of Oakwood University
7000 Adventist Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35896

The Department of English and Foreign Language with Alabama 200 presents Poet Jeanie Thompson in a very special Poetry Reading. Thompson is the author of The Myth of Water The Myth of Water is a cycle of thirty-four poems by award-winning Alabama poet and writer Jeanie Thompson in the voice of world-renowned Alabamian Helen Keller. In their sweep, the poems trace Keller’s metamorphosis from a native of a bucolic Alabama town to her emergence as a beloved, international figure who championed the rights of the deaf-blind worldwide.

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