Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Edgar Allan Poe Funeral


(photo by Steve Ruark)
Writer Edgar Allan Poe was celebrated in Baltimore, Maryland, October 7, 8, and 11th, for the 200 anniversary of his birth. We have linked several articles about the celebration and funeral reenactment, which included "famous people" attending the funeral, and mourners dressed in costume. Read on.

Poe Bicentennial

Third Times The Charm
Guardian Article
160 Years Later (video)
Death Becomes Him
Second Funeral For Writer Poe (video)
Poe Gets Fitting Funeral (video)
Funeral He Deserves
Legacy To Finally Be Honored (video)

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