MIDDLETOWN, NJ - In celebration of National Poetry Month, The Middletown Township Public Library will be hosting “Robert Frost: The Most American of Poets, a reading and lecture by Carl Calendar, Ph.D., the Dean of English at Brookdale Community College. The event will take place on Monday, April 28 at 7pm in the Community Room at 55 New Monmouth Road, Middletown, NJ 07748.
While most readers associate the poet Robert Frost with New England, he actually lived in San Francisco for the first decade of his life and only reluctantly accepted his move to New Hampshire. This lecture will combine the intriguing details of Frost’s life with a reading of some of his most famous poems with comments by Dr. Calendar.
Carl Calendar, Ph.D. is the Dean of English at Brookdale Community College, a former Fulbright Scholar and post graduate fellow at Princeton and Exeter College, Oxford. Dr. Calendar is well-known in New Jersey Colleges for his workshops on Critical Thinking.