In Memoriam: W. S. Merwin Tribute Video

In Memoriam: W. S. Merwin Tribute Video


We were proud to honor one of our inspirational founders, W.S. Merwin, who passed away earlier this year, in a tribute film featured at the 2019 Conference. Please use the links below to view the film and listen to SVWC Literary Director John Burnham Schwartz’s remarks.

Video: In Memoriam: W. S. Merwin

Audio Remarks: John Burnham Schwartz: Merwin Tribute


Photo Credit: Tom Sewell


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