A Visit with Emily Dickinson

Meet  "The Belle of Amherst," poet Emily Dickinson as portrayed by Roanoke native and award-winning actress Sybil Rosen. Discuss your favorite poems with "Miss Dickinson" as part of Independent Bookstore Day at Book No Further.

Rosen, an award-winning playwright, novelist and actress, will present the play "The Belle of Amherst" April 26 and 27 at MMT's Waldron Stage. "The beauty of performing the play is that, for about an hour, I get to be a genius." 

Rosen, a 1968 Patrick Henry High School graduate, has written three books, including Living in a Woods iin a Treewas adapted into a film by actor/director Ethan Hawke.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event address: 
112 Market Street SE
Roanoke, VA 24011
Living in the Woods in a Tree: Remembering Blaze Foley (North Texas Lives of Musician Series #2) Cover Image
By Sybil Rosen, Ethan Hawke (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781574416763
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Published: University of North Texas Press - February 20th, 2017