Third Tuesday Author: William Stafford Birthday Celebration
On January 15, celebrate the birthday of William Stafford with the Friends of William Stafford! Readings will include favorite William Stafford poems, followed by original poetry or stories inspired by the work of Mr. Stafford.
"William Stafford (1914-1993) was one of the most prolific and important American poets of the last half of the twentieth century. Among his many credentials, Stafford served as consultant in poetry at the Library of Congress, and received the National Book Award for his poetry collection Traveling Through the Dark (1963)."