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Edgar Allan Poe Portrait File Art /AP

A portrait of Edgar Allan Poe.

March 16, 2017

Tour examines how the women in Edgar Allan Poe's life influenced his writing

Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site is celebrating Women's History Month

The women in Edgar Allan Poe's life, beginning with his mother, greatly influenced the writer. Poe very consistently wrote about women in his poetry and short stories.

To celebrate Women's History Month, the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site is offering a free tour with details of Poe's most intimate relationships and how they shaped his writing.

The event will take place on March 26, beginning at 1 p.m.


The Women in Edgar Allan Poe's Life

Sunday, March 26
1-2 p.m. | Free
Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site
532 N. 7th St.