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SG-W:/ Environmental Poet and Educator to speak (fwd)

>  The SNRE/LSA Program in the Environment
>            invites you to a
>   Wednesday, February 13
>   4:00-5:30
>   LSA Honors Lounge, 1315 Mason Hall
>  ** Refreshments Provided **
>Robert Hass has been widely recognized as one of the leading American
>poets now writing.  He used his appointment as Poet Laureate of the United
>States (1995-97) to travel the country promoting literacy and
>environmental awareness.  A national conference that brought together
>writers and environmental activists, Watershed, was one of the highlights
>of his tenure.  He co-founded the River of Words environmental poetry
>contest for schoolchildren administered by the International Rivers
>Association and has recently been named Educator of the Year by the North
>American Association on Environmental Education.  Robert Hass is Professor
>of English at the University of California, Berkeley.
>"The Egret Fishing through its Smeared Reflection:
>Poetics and the End of Nature"
>Tuesday, February 12, 7:30 p.m.,
>Michigan Union Ballroom.
>Sponsored by the Department of English.
>Alicia A. Farmer
>Program Coordinator, Program in the Environment
>University of Michigan
>1024 Dana Building
>430 E. University
>Ann Arbor, MI  48109-1115
>phone: 734-764-6453
>fax:   734-936-2195