Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Annual Merrill Lecture: Mary Jo Salter

September 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Mary Jo Salter is the author of eight books of poetry published by Alfred A. Knopf, most recently The Surveyors (2017) and Nothing by Design (2013). Her poems and lyrics have been set to music by Fred Hersch and Caroline Shaw. She is also one of three co-editors of The Norton Anthology of Poetry. Salter is Krieger-Eisenhower Professor in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University. Funding for this event generously provided by CT Humanities.

Interview of Salter with James Merrill House Committee Member, Willard Spiegelman:


September 28, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm