George Ellenbogen at the RCAH Center for Poetry

October 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: 
RCAH Theater
362 Bogue Street
East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, poet and memoirist George Ellenbogen returns to the RCAH Center for Poetry to announce the Skeen-Ellenbogen-Shakir Center for Poetry Endowment Fund. Established as part of George's estate, this future endowment will provide support for the Center for Poetry's work.

The afternoon reception from 2 to 3 p.m. in Room 302 at the International Center is hosted by the MSU Canadian Studies Center. Ellenbogen will speak about his childhood growing up in the Jewish neighborhood of Montreal.

At 7 p.m., an evening event in the RCAH Theater will include readings by George in English, readings by guest speakers in French and German, and light refreshments.