The Lucky Ones: Poems of Hope

Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Goldwin Smith Hall, G76 (Lewis Auditorium)
232 East Ave, Central Campus

Shobha Vanchiswar is a writer, poet, artist, and award-winning garden designer in Westchester, NY. Her recent book of poems The Lucky Ones was inspired by her visit to the orphanages in India that house HIV-infected children, which was sponsored by the Clinton Foundation. The lecture will consist of a discussion of HIV in India, a slideshow and anecdotes of the orphanages visited, and readings of several poems from the book. The event will be hosted by Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Event Type

Lecture

Departments

Other

Cost

Free and Open to the Public

Hashtag

#the_lucky_ones_poems_of_hope

Contact E-Mail

jmh422@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Julia Hellmich

Contact Phone

914-261-0051

Speaker

Shobha Vanchiswar

Speaker Affiliation

Westchester, New York

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