Through September 2, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm – From Petals to Paper: Poetic Inspiration from Flowers

The Smith College Botanic Garden, Lyman Plant House, Northampton, Massachusetts has mounted a display of contemporary poetry inspired by the beauty of nature, selected by student interns at the Smith College Poetry Center, Janan Scott ’13 and Liliana Farrel ’13.  Poets represented in the exhibit include Li-Young Lee, Jean Valentine, and Louise Glück.  As stated by Scott and Farrel, “The shapes, colors, smells and textures in this stunning array of blooming are reflected in poetry’s rhythms, sounds, and images.”  For directions visit