Mini BIO: Edgar Allan Poe

Do you know Poe?

Over the coming months, Big Read Connects Tucson will be exploring and celebrating Poe — the man, the myth and his works in great depth. Before we delve in, we’d like to provide context for the life and work of this master of the macabre!

Check out this short video biography about Edgar Allan Poe’s life and work, including his early life, his short stories, his poem “The Raven,” and his mysterious death in Baltimore in 1849.