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Into the Millennium

Poetry, Fiction

Interviewed by: Laura Spencer

Catalog Number: 19991229

A special show that takes a comic look at our Y2K fears, while also presenting works by poets and fiction writers who, like the mask of Janus representing January, look both forward and back.  Join us for this light fantasy which also addresses some serious issues about renewal and change.

| Subject Matter: New Year, Renewal, Change | Interview Year: 1999 | Genre: Poetry, Fiction |

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