Worcester County Poetry Association
Established 1971
Worcester County Poetry Association /1 Ekman Street, Worcester, MA 01607 / 508-797-4770 / wcpaboard@yahoo.com

CHARLES OLSON
1989 Charles Olson Anniversary Issue
Order from The Worcester Review
Go to reading schedule: The Maximus Project
go to Ferrini Productions website
Thank you to WPI, Holy Cross, Worcester State College and Clark University, our co-sponsors for the Worcester screenings of Polis Is This: Charles Olson and the Persistence of Place

We continue our monthly reading and discussion series of The Maximus Poems.
Friday - April 13 - 2:00 pm @ WPI
Location: Perrault Hall in Fuller Labs
Sponsors: Humanities & Arts Department; Center for Communication Across the Curriculum;
Student Speakers Fund.

Tuesday - April 17 - 7:00 pm @ College of the Holy Cross
Includes discussion with the director, Henry Ferrini
New Location:  ROOM 519 - HOGAN CAMPUS CENTER
Sponsors: The Creative Writing Program; Jenks Chair in Contemporary Letters; English Department;
Center for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies

Thursday - April 19 - 3:00 pm @ Worcester State College
Location: Learning Resources Center, Room 117 
Sponsor: Languages and Literature Department

Friday - April 27 - 7:00 pm @ Clark University
Location: Razzo Hall, Clark University Traina Center, 92 Downing Street
Sponsor: English Department

The Maximus Project 
Group reading & discussion of Charles Olson's Maximus meets on the 4th Thursday of each month, 7:30 pm
WCPA, 1 Ekman Street (1st floor), Worcester.   Facilitated by Robert Steele.
2007 Worcester Screenings: POLIS IS THIS: Charles Olson and the Persistence of Place
2007
March 22  pages 1 through 51
April 26  pages 52 through 102
May 24  pages 103 through 156
June 28  pages 157 through 203
July 26  pages 204 through 256
August 23  pages 257 through 309
September 27  pages 310 through 352
October 25  pages 353 through 410
November - The Maximus Project will not meet in November.
December 27  pages 411 through 452
2008
January 24 snowed out! extra session added in April
February 28  pages 453 through 506
March 27  pages 507 through 568
April 24 pages 569 through to end

Reference: The Maximus Poems, edited by George F. Butterick, University of California Press

Link to April 8, 2007
Telegram & Gazette
coverage
by Richard Duckett
Link to April 12, 2007
Worcester Magazine
coverage
by Chet Williamson
Link to April 12, 2007
Worcester Movies
coverage
by Chris Mellen