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A Morning with James Tokley and Friends

Imagine Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as a poem. What's the difference between a speech and a poem? Is a poem a powerful piece of art if it lacks simile, analogy and metaphor? Explore the world of poetry with Tampa's Poet Laureate, James Tokley. Learn about his approach to the craft of poetry and his evolution as a poet.

Session Detail: 181XOSLHA3211

Schedule: Every day, starting on 11/16/17 and ending on 11/16/17
Times: 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Price: $10.00


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James Tokley
James Tokley
Biography: James E. Tokley, Sr. earned a master's degree in English Education from Temple University in Philadelphia. His postgraduate work at the University of South Florida focused on American Literature. He has been Tampa's Poet Laureate since 1996.

Facility Detail

University Village, Auditorium
12401 North 22nd Street AUDITORIUM
Tampa, FL 33612

Facility Resources
University Village parking: Parking is available inside University Village. Pull up to the UV main gate on N 22nd street for directions.

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