National Poetry Month 2017, April 5-25, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

BHCC Poets Speak

Published authors from the College community share their works.

Sponsored by BHCC Teaching and Learning and Institute
5–6:30 p.m., Main Lobby, Charlestown Campus


Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Verses from the Shelves

Impromptu poetry readings from the BHCC collection featuring guest artists and BHCC faculty, staff and student writers.

Sponsored by BHCC Student Activities and Library and Learning Commons
5–6:30 p.m.; Library and Learning Commons, Charlestown Campus


Tuesday, April 11 and Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Janine Joseph, Fear and Hope

Author and professor Janine Joseph explores the undocumented immigrant’s journey into adulthood.

Sponsored by BHCC Learning Communities and Library and Learn Commons
Tuesday, April 11, 10–11:15 a.m., E175, Charlestown Campus
Wednesday, April 12, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Community Room, Chelsea Campus

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

BHCC Poetry Marathon

Enjoy readings from local poets and BHCC faculty and student authors, or bring something of your own to read!

Sponsored by BHCC Student Activities and Teaching and Learning Commons
Main Lobby, Charlestown Campus


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Poetry Café

Come explore the fusion of jazz and poetry with Professor Tim McLaughlin, the BHCC Jazz Ensemble and guest musicians.

Sponsored by BHCC Jazz Band and Student Activities
4–6 p.m., Main Lobby, Charlestown Campus