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Celebrating National Poetry Month At EMU

Apr 5, 2019

Dr. Joseph Csicsila head of EMU's English Department.
Credit Lisa Barry

Every April, millions of readers, teachers, librarians, and, of course, poets celebrate the art of poetry during National Poetry Month.  Each Friday this month, we will feature someone from the Eastern Michigan University community sharing a poem on WEMU.

We begin with Dr. Joseph Csicsila, head of the English Department at Eastern, reading "These Are The Days When Birds Come Back" by Emily Dickinson.


If you would like to share a poem with us, go to our Facebook page and let us know how to contact you.

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— Lisa Barry is the host of All Things Considered on WEMU. You can contact Lisa at 734.487.3363, on Twitter @LisaWEMU, or email her at lbarryma@emich.edu