Emily Dickinson Reading Circle Tenth Anniversary Season Schedule of Events

September 2013 – May 2014

September 13, 2013

Alice Parker: Presentation of score of four “Beauty” poems Commission for the National Choral Directors Association

October 11, 2013

The ‘Memory’ poems with Mary Clare Powell

November 8, 2013

On translating Dickinson into Chinese with Kang Yanbin


These Fevered Days – to take them to the Forest
Where Waters cool around the mosses crawl –
And shade is all that devastates the stillness
Seems it sometimes this would be all –
A 467 F1467/J1441

December 13, 2013

Celebration Luncheon for Emily’s Birthday [snow cancellation]

January 10, 2014

“Under pressure: norms, rules, and coercion in linguistic analyses and literary readings”: a discussion of linguistic features in Dickinson and other poets with Alex Bergs of the University of Osnabrück, Germany

February 14, 2014

Love Poems included in the first 1890 edition [snow cancellation]

March 14, 2014

Love Poems (postponed from February 14)

April 18, 2014

Reading Fascicle 33

May 9, 2014

Commemorative Luncheon: Lay This Laurel — Remembering David Porter 1928-2013

June 13, 2014

Snow day make-up: TBA