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February 2017

REBEL AND ROMAN: An Afternoon with Author Austin Claflin

February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Miller Art Museum,
107 S. 4th Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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Austin Claflin is a senior at Southern Door High School and an avid researcher of the ancient world.  He published his first historical fiction novel, Rebel and Roman, in October 2016.  Austin hopes to continue writing books while he pursues a career in the ministry of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Austin will read an excerpt from his novel and talk about his research process as well as answer audience questions. Light refreshments will be served. About Rebel and Roman…

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March 2017

A Sand County Almanac Progressive Marathon Reading

March 4 @ 12:30 pm - March 5 @ 4:00 pm

Write On, The Clearing Folk School, Crossroads at Big Creek, Door County Land Trust, and The Ridges Sanctuary join together to celebrate Aldo Leopold weekend with a progressive marathon reading of his classic essay collection A Sand County Almanac. Join us at various locations throughout the county as some of Door County's notable personalities read from Leopold's work.   Essays will be read in chronological order. Most readings will last about an hour, with time for conversation and discussion with readers…

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TRANSFER: The Poetry of Naomi Shihab Nye

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Northern Door YMCA,
3866 Gibraltar Rd.
Fish Creek, WI 54212
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In advance of Naomi Shihab Nye's March 23rd visit to Door County, Write On is sponsoring poetry discussion groups to talk about her poetry, as well as her prose. While her collection Transfer will be the focus of many of the discussions, participants are encouraged to attend if they have read other works or if they are not yet familiar with the writing of one of America's most admired poets. Known for poetry that lends a fresh perspective to ordinary events, people,…

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TRANSFER: The Poetry of Naomi Shihab Nye

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Baileys Harbor Library,
2392 County Road F
Baileys Harbor, 54202
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In advance of Naomi Shihab Nye's March 23rd visit to Door County, Write On is sponsoring poetry discussion groups to talk about her poetry, as well as her prose. While her collection Transfer will be the focus of many of the discussions, participants are encouraged to attend if they have read other works or if they are not yet familiar with the writing of one of America's most admired poets. Known for poetry that lends a fresh perspective to ordinary events, people,…

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NAOMI SHIHAB NYE READING

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Door Community Auditorium,
3926 Highway 42
Fish Creek, WI
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Write On, Door County is proud to present critically-acclaimed and internationally renowned poet Naomi Shihab Nye in a special appearance. Known for poetry that lends a fresh perspective to ordinary events, people, and objects, Nye has said that, for her, “the primary source of poetry has always been local life, random characters met on the streets, our own ancestry sifting down to us through small essential daily tasks.” photo by Chehalis Hegner Naomi Shihab Nye grew up…

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