Haystack Book Talk: John Ashbery’s Playlist with Karin Roffman and Melvin Chen

Date: 07/09/2023
Time: 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Karin Roffman, author of The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery’s Early Life, and Melvin Chen, Director of the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, explore the life and soundscape of the poet John Ashbery (1927-2017). Roffman’s “John Ashbery’s Music Library: A Playlist” appeared in the Evergreen Review.