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BRIEF: Symposium to focus on poetry and scriptures

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By Tracy Simmons
SpokaneFAVS.com

On March 23 and 24 Dr. Willis Barnstone will speak on “Poetry as the Voice of the Divine in the Gospels and Gnostic Scriptures” as part of the Roger Williams Symposium at Washington State University in Pullman.

Barnstone is a translator and poet, a Guggenheim Fellow, Pulitzer Prize finalist in poetry and professor emeritus at Indiana University.

The event is sponsored by Interfaith House at WSU and the Common Ministry. It is free and open to the public.

The event will be from 7 to 9 p.m. on March 23 on the WSU campus in CUE Room 203. On March 24 it will be from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Community Congregational United Church of Christ.