Davidson College Professor Tony Abbott was a mentor and inspiration to many. A Pulitzer Prize nominated poet and author of works of fiction and literary criticism; Tony embraced a continued love of learning and teaching through the many classes he offered through Davidson Learns and Learning In Retirement at The Pines.
Join us on Monday, October 3rd in person as we remember Tony by listening to poets and authors from near and far as they read a selection of Tony's poems and their own personal works inspired by Tony.
There will be 2 sessions - one at 1:30 pm and another at 6:00 pm. Space is limited to 25 attendees per session.
NOTE: Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is committed to public safety and continues to intentionally and deliberately expand in-person services that align with the COVID-19 safety guidelines set by Mecklenburg County, the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), the state of North Carolina and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). For the safety of staff and other program participants, please stay home if you feel sick, are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, have a confirmed case of COVID-19, are awaiting COVID-19 test results, or have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19.
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