Events will include a Charles Olson study group of local citizens meeting once a week for five weeks prior to Columbus Day weekend; nightly readings at venues throughout Gloucester in the week prior to the main events; symposia and panel discussions; a marathon reading at the Independent Church on Middle Street on Friday, October 8; featured readers on Saturday, October 9; an Olson walk with readings highlighting sites in the Maximus Poems on Sunday, followed by a performance of Apollonius of Tyana.
These events, and several others being discussed, will complement an Olson exhibit at the
The Olson centennial celebrations in
Please send checks to Charles Olson Society c/o Kent Bowker, Treasurer,
The Charles Olson Society of Gloucester