Day #1: Friday, February 7, 3:00 - 5:15 pm; Day #2: Saturday, February 8, 9:30 - 6:00 pm. 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland, Miller Hall. Free, but please register (link at bottom of page under "Web Links). A free two-day symposium, “You Must Revise Your Life” – Stafford at 100, a Celebration and Reassessment, will be held on the Lewis & Clark campus featuring faculty, students, staff, scholars, and poets. The symposium is an opportunity to see Stafford’s influence on the arts as a whole, look at his work as a photographer, and reflect on his influence on music, art, and the written word.
Day 1: February 7, 3:00 - 5:15 pm
3:00 pm: Welcome and introduction to the Stafford Archives
3:10-3:50 pm: Panel #1: Stafford’s Archive in the Classroom
4:00-5:30 pm: Stafford in Pictures: Digital exposition of Stafford photos
4:00-4:15 pm: Opening address and Photography Archive: Introduction by College Archives
4:15-5:15 pm: Panel #2: Stafford the Photographer
Day 2: February 8, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Same Location as above.
9:30 am: Continental Breakfast and Welcome
9:55 am: Abayo Animashaun “Ode to Bill Stafford”
10:00-10:50 am: Panel #1: The Stafford Archive and Bibliography
11:00-12:00 pm: Panel #2: Stafford at 100, a Reconsideration by Three Poets
12:00-1:00 pm: Lunch
1:00-2:00 pm: Panel #3: Stafford and the Practice of Teaching
2:00-2:15 pm: Coffee Break
2:15-3:15 pm: Panel #4: Stafford at 100, a Reconsideration by Two Scholars
3:30-4:00 pm: Poets Address
4:15-5:00 pm: Musical Performances
5:00-6:00 pm: Reception and Closing Remarks
All activities on the Lewis & Clark College campus are free and open to the public.