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Film, Video Poetry Out Loud: National Book Festival 2020

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Title

  • Poetry Out Loud: National Book Festival 2020

Summary

  • National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter hosts a program celebrating Poetry Out Loud, the popular poetry recitation contest for high school students, which since 2005 has grown to reach more than 4 million students and 65,000 teachers from 16,000 schools. Featuring 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner Jericho Brown and poet Adrian Matejka as well as 2019 Poetry Out Loud national winners and a selection of recitations from the 2020 state winners.

Event Date

  • September 26, 2020

Running Time

  • 20 minutes 28 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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