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The weather was windy. I wore dress slacks, heels and a sweater.
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attended Jan 25 2010

Having a living icon of prose, art and punk stand up and read from her life, in her own voice is an experience I will not forget. Patti is an American story, who is true to her art and where she comes from. Self effacing, funny, introspective...continued

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attended Jan 25 2010

This felt like a rather casual, and at times candid time with Patti Smith. I've seen her read/perform her poetry decades ago...and been to a number of her concerts, and this was a very nice surprise for me. I almost didn't buy a ticket. I am...continued

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Website

http://www.lectures.org/pattismith.html

Description

Singer, songwriter, performer, visual artist, and author, Ms. Smith will read from her poetry, her recent memoir Just Kids, about her life with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, and end with a few songs.

About the Ticket Supplier: Seattle Arts & Lectures

In addition to presenting the foremost fiction and nonfiction writers, Seattle Arts & Lectures' events and courses illuminate arts, culture, and a world of ideas.