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Mass Poetry's Evening Of Inspired Leaders

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Time & Date

Thursday, November 18, 2021, 7:00 pm

Event Location

GrubStreet Center for Creative Writing50 Liberty Drive, Suite 500Boston, MA 02210Open in Google Maps

WBUR is proud to be a media sponsor of Evening of Inspired Leaders, which brings together exceptional leaders from diverse fields to each read their favorite poem and reflect on its connection to their life and work. Lisa Mullins, host of All Things Considered, will emcee this free event, online and live at GrubStreet’s new Center for Creative Writing in Boston’s Seaport.

The event aims to raise $125,000 to help Mass Poetry produce its dynamic roster of free and low-cost poetry programs for thousands of people, young and old, across Massachusetts.

2021 Featured Speakers
Mohamad Ali - CEO, International Data Group Inc

Andrew Bacevich - writer and president, Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft

Alondra Bobadilla - Boston youth poet laureate

Eve Bridburg - founder and executive director, GrubStreet

Bina Venkataraman -editorial page editor, The Boston Globe

Marquis Victor - poet and executive director, Elevated Thought

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