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John Basinger – Paradise Lost Book 1 Live Reading
January 8, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
The Paradise Lost Performance Project – Book 1
John Basinger started committing all twelve books of John Milton’s “Paradise Lost” to memory in 1993. Since then, he has performed them at a variety of venues across the country, including; Poetry Alive in Asheville, North Carolina, 1997 National Slam Poetry Festival, The Connecticut Storytelling Festival, Bluffton University, Wesleyan University, Yale University, Three Rivers Community College, Trinity College (Hartford CT), Connecticut College, Avol’s Bookstore in Madison WI, Edgartown (MA) Public Library, Regensburg University (Germany), Warren Wilson College, and Manhattanville College. He has also appeared at the Milton Academy in Milton, Mass.,East Catholic High School (CT),The Buttonwood Tree (Middletown CT) and numerous living rooms, churches and theaters. Check out his site.