David Hassler is director of the Wick Poetry Center at Kent State University. He co-founded Traveling Stanzas, a national community arts project, and is the author or editor of nine books of poetry and nonfiction, including the play May 4th Voices: Kent State, 1970. Hassler is one of the editors of Dear Vaccine.
Dear Vaccine: A Global Love Poem
- 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
- | Location of Session: SABF Virtual Tent
- Adult Sessions
- Start of Signing: N/A
- | Signing Location: N/A
About the Event
Naomi Shihab Nye, David Hassler, and Tyler Meier discuss Dear Vaccine, a global community poem, inviting all to share their voices to promote COVID-19 vaccination through the imaginative language of poetry. Features readings from Lahab Assef Al-Jundi, Mary Ellen Chown, Isaiah Hunt, and Ofelia Zepeda.
This is a pre-recorded session. The authors will not be present on Saturday, May 21, and there will be no book signing.