Edna St. Vincent Millay: From City Lights to Simple Stone

posted Jun 5, 2015, 3:49 PM by Roland Dudney

Holly Peppe, Millay's Literary Executor, and Mark O'Berski, Vice President of the Millay Society, will present an illustrated talk about Millay's life and career from her early days in the Village to her country life at Steepletop in Austerlitz, NY, where her house and gardens are now open for visitors.  Millay's personal connection to the town of West Stockbridge and the Berkshires will be explored.  Dr. Peppe, who edited the Penguin and Harper's editions of Millay's poems, will share stories about her friendship with the poet's sister and include selected readings.

Friday, June 19, - 7PM - 9PM

The Weststockbridge Library, Town Hall, 21 State Line Road/Route 102