Friday, October 30, 2009

Happy Halloween! More October Poe Events

The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia
Friday, October 30 - 8:00 p.m. & Saturday, October 31 - 8:00 p.m.
Click here for more information.

Orpheum Performing Arts Centre, Ltd., Wichita, Kansas
Saturday, November 7 - 7:30 p.m.
For more information, please visit or call 410-669-6582.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Link to PSA Conference Photos

Just a few snaps from the conference... enjoy!

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Harry Lee Poe Event October 30th

What better way to spend the eve of Halloween than taking in a discussion by none other than our very own Professor Poe?

What: A riveting approach to Poe, cosmology, the universe and imagination!
Where: West Hill Cemetery
When: Tour begins at 6:00p.m., talk begins at 7:30 p.m.
Why: Poe understood the noumenal world, and now you can too!

More information here...

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

More Funeral Updates

Lots of press on the Poe funeral!

It was an open casket memorial... If you have local coverage, articles, or blurbs, please send them to so we can share them with everyone!

Baltimore Sun

This is the funeral.

Overall Site

Courtesy of Martha Womack

Poe Funeral Updates

Check out Brian Aldrich's blog to see footage from the Poe funeral... thanks Brian!

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Upcoming Poe Performance

"Poe-sers" - the life stories of a woman's splintered personality as she lives and survives within, and because of, the poems of Edgar Allan Poe. (40 minutes) October 10, 5:30pm at Historic St. George's Methodist Church,235 North Fourth Street, Old City, Philadelphia. A short walk from the Conference, enough time to attend the banquet. Half price for conference attendees, $7, RSVP or for further info and directions at: or buy tickets at the door. The Show benefits Poe Studies Association and will be filmed.

St. George's is also a museum with artifacts and a library - books and documents from the 1700's.
It welcomes writers and scholars to use their library for research.