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Maryland State Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped (LBPH)

Located directly behind the Pratt's Central Library in Mount Vernon, with an entrance on Park Avenue near Franklin Street.

This location is wheelchair accessible.

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415 Park Ave, Baltimore, MD

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Writers LIVE: Joshua Clark Davis, From Head Shops to Whole Foods: The Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs

In the 1960s and '70s, a diverse range of storefronts -- including head shops, African American bookstores, feminist businesses, and organic grocers --...

3/13 6:30pm
Poetry & Conversation: Sarah Browning & Jennifer Wallace

Sarah Browning is the author of Killing Summer (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2017) and Whiskey in the Garden of Eden (The Word Works, 2007). She is co-founder and...

3/14 6:30pm
Poetry Workshop I: Ekphrastic Poetry

Art (words) and Art (pictures and sculpture): ekphrastic poetry. Visualize -- or discover at the Pratt Library -- a piece of art you can see, and use it as...

4/11 6:30pm
Poetry Workshop II: Golden Shovels: a form invented by Terrance Hayes

Take a line from a poem or song and use its words -- in their original order -- as the end-of-line words in a poem of your own. Instructor: Clarinda Harriss...

4/18 6:30pm
Poetry Workshop III: What's the "Cruellest Month"?

Write a poem that will convince your reader that for you (and perhaps others) there's another month that's crueller. Or write a vindication of April, which...

4/25 6:30pm

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