The Poetry of Martín Espada, Oct. 26

and CSM President Bradley M. Gottfried will discuss his books on the Civil War and how this event shaped the nation as part of CSM’s Connections Literary Series

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The Poetry of Martín Espada. Oct. 26, Noon -1:00 p.m., College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, 8730 Mitchell Road, Business and Industry Building, Room 113 E, La Plata. CSM’s languages and literature department will host a one-hour preview and discussion of the work of Martin Espada, who will read as part of the college’s ‘Connections’ Literary Series Nov. 2. A viewing of Espada’s recent interview with journalist Bill Moyers will be followed by a discussion of works from Espada’s new collection, The Republic of Poetry. Free. Part of CSM’s Ad Hoc Series. 301-934-7864 or 301-870-3008, Ext. 7864 for Charles County; 240-725-5499, Ext. 7864for St. Mary’s County or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7864 for Calvert County or visit: