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Words That Changed The World Club Talks Desmond's 'Evicted'

Words That Changed The World Club Talks Desmond's 'Evicted'

U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith is among the acclaimed poets who will appear when the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival presents its 26th season outdoors in the beautiful gardens on the grounds of Hill-Stead Museum, a National Historic Landmark at 35 Mountain Road, Farmington.

The festival will offer five events from 5 to 8:30 p.m., three on Wednesdays and two on Sundays, featuring well-known and emerging poets. Interviews with the poets will take place at 5 p.m., and there will be live music. Poetry writing workshops will be offered for the first four events, at noon, except as noted, at costs from $40 to $60.

The festival begins Sunday, May 27, with an Irish Night program of...

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