The Woods Hole Public Library will present an evening of poetry written by two long-time summer residents. The two poets will be Joan Burstyn and David Epstein, both frequent library patrons. They will read from their own work. Joan Burstyn is a professor emerita of history and education from Syracuse University. She has published four […]

Nationally recognized high school poets are coming to Woods Hole the week after Christmas to spend their vacation in an intense writing workshop.   These students are the twelve regional winners of the National Student Poets Program, chosen from a competition of applicants from across the whole country. A chap book, which will be distributed nationally, […]

Two poets with close ties to Woods Hole will be reading from their work. David Epstein, a life-long Woods Hole summer resident, grew up winters in Lexington, Massachusetts.  Since 2000, he has been a resident of West Hartford, Connecticut. David has a Ph.D. in literature from Brandeis University, specializing in 19th and 20th century poetry […]

Clare Rosenfield, LCSW, is an artist, poet, writer, harpist, former French teacher, retired social worker, and teacher of meditation. She also has a long connection to Woods Hole and will be speaking and reading from her poems at the Woods Hole Public Library. A Smith College graduate cum laude, Clare received an M.A. in French […]