Written by Adam Vorobok, Reference Librarian, Downtown Main Library
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was the most popular poet in America during his lifetime. And one of the richest, earning $3,000 per poem, which, in today's money would equal roughly $77,000! Join Warlock Vorobok as he explores the fantastical shipwrecks and haunted verses of one of America's most enduring poets.
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Fans of Warlock Vorobok Reads and its storytelling will love CHPL's newest limited series podcast, the My Stories Project Podcast. Explore connections to the history of our neighborhoods through the oral tradition of storytelling featuring three residents from the Cincinnati neighborhoods of Avondale and College Hill. Inspired by "There There" by Tommy Orange and the West End Stories Project Podcast, this podcast delves into the lives of longtime urbanites and their experiences as their hometowns transformed over the second half of the 20th century. Listen to the first episode below, and subscribe to the My Stories Podcast Project on Spotify and Google Podcasts to hear all three episodes.
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