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Sunday, September 26, 2010
PAST: Theater & Poetry: Two Edgar Allen Poe Events at the Writer's Center! Performance THURS eve, Oct 28th & Poe-Palooza SUN, Oct 31st, Free
Spend the evening with "the ghost of" Eliza Poe, Edgar Allen Poe's mother, as she hosts a hosts a reading of his stories and poems—and she has some very definite ideas about her “role” in Poe’s life! Includes poems The Spirits of the Dead, The Raven, To My Mother and the story The Cask of Amontillado, as well as scenes from Matthew Lewis’ play, The Castle Spectre.