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From: 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Distinguished Scholar Series: Gary Schmidgall
Friday, June 28 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WWBA's Distinguished Scholar Series continues with a talk marking Stonewall's 50th Anniversary featuring Gary Schmidgall. Free and open to the public. Refreshments to follow.
Gary Schmidgall is a professor of English at Hunter College, the City University of New York, and the editor of Intimate with Walt: Selections from Whitman's Conversations with Horace Traubel, 1888-1892 (Iowa, 2001). His other Whitman books are Walt Whitman: A Gay Life and Walt Whitman: Selected Poems 1855-1892. He has also published books on Shakespeare and on the relation between literature and opera, as well as a biography of Oscar Wilde.
Friday, June 28 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site & Interpretive Center
246 Old Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746