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At the 2013 National Book Festival
- Poetry & Prose
Saturday, September 21
10:00 am - 10:45 am
The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, with the state arts agencies of the United States, are the creators of Poetry Out Loud, a program that encourages high school students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This exciting program helps students master public-speaking skills, build self-confidence and learn about their literary heritage. Award-winning students will perform poems during this event.