"Emma Lazarus: Poet of Exiles"
Until Sun Mar 10 2013
Photograph: Courtesy the Library of Congress
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Mar 15 2012
The poetry of Emma Lazarus resides permanently at the base of the Statue of Liberty (yes, the “Give me your tired, your poor” part). On the 125th anniversary of that icon’s dedication, look at Lazarus’s life as a Jewish writer in 19th-century America.