Poet-in-residence Philip Levine read his work in Josselyn living room.  The Detroit native’s collection, 7 Years from Somewhere (1979) won a National Book Critics Circle Award in 1979, and Ashes: Poems New and Old (1979) won a National Book Critics Circle Award in 1979 and the American Book Award for Poetry in 1979.

Mr. Levine read at Vassar in 1974.