12th Night Revel

To benefit the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library.

Photo: Beowulf Sheehan

On Saturday, February 17th, 2024, we are pleased to welcome Major Jackson to Emory Libraries' 24th annual 12th Night Revel to benefit the Stuart A Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library. Major Jackson, whose papers were acquired by the Rose Library in 2022, is the author of six books of poetry, including Razzle Dazzle: New & Selected Poems (2023), The Absurd Man (2020), Roll Deep (2015), Holding Company (2010), Hoops (2006) and Leaving Saturn (2002), which won the Cave Canem Poetry Prize for a first book of poems. Jackson is also the host of the poetry podcast The Slowdown.

We are excited to announce this year's Chief Reveler's: Caroline Herring and Joseph Crespino.

Patronages are available at the following levels: 
Sonnet Patron (includes 8 tickets) at $6,000 (FMV $1000); 
Quatrain Patron (includes 4 tickets) at $3000 (FMV $500); 
Couplet Patron (includes 2 tickets) at $1,500 (FMV $250). 

12th Night Patrons receive special invitations to other library events throughout the year. Individual tickets can be purchased at $250 per person (FMV $125). Young alumni (graduated in the last ten years) tickets can be purchased for $150 (FMV$125). Please also consider extending this unique experience to an Emory student. 

To sponsor a student through a ticket purchase, please contact Jason.Lowery@emory.edu or 404-548-4303.


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Jason Lowery