Sigma Tau Delta is hosting three events in April for National Poetry Month:
Agnes Vojta will read from her book, Porous Land, as well as new work, at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Room 121 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Vojta is a teaching professor of physics at S&T.
Dr. Agnes Vojta, a teaching professor of physics at Missouri S&T, is celebrating the release of her first book of poems, Porous Land. Vojta will give a reading at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Room 121 Butler-Carlton Hall.
You’re invited to “An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein” at 7:30 p.m. this week in the Blackbox Theatre (Room 143) of Castleman Hall. Shows will run Thursday, May 3, Friday, May 4, and Saturday, May 5.
The phrase “put the kibosh on,” meaning “to put an end to,” dates back to an early 19th century poem, but a Cockney chimney sweep brought thephrase to the general public, says Dr. Gerald Cohen, a professor of German and Russian.