The UA Poetry Center will host poet and geographer Eric Magrane in a discussion on poetry and climate change on Wednesday, July 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The talk will take place in the Copper Room at Hotel Congress (311 E. Congress St.) and will focus on climate change as an opportunity for social transformation, using poetry as a catalyst for insight and provocation. Complementary snacks and a cash bar will be available at the talk; doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program begins at 6. See the Facebook event page for more information.
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