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San Francisco Public Library is celebrating National Poetry Month this year with readings by world-renowned poets, film screenings about national poets laureate, blackout poetry crafts, and more.
Events not to miss for the remainder of April include a reading by Tongo Eisen-Martin, winner of a California Book Award and an American Book Award, on April 25, and an evening of South Asian-American poetry on April 30.
The Howard County Poetry & Literature Society (HoCoPoLitSo) is partnering with Howard Community College to present the tenth annual Blackbird Poetry Festival on April 26, 2018, in Howard County, Columbia, Maryland.
The Talking Chair at the Robbins Library in Arlington, MA features audio recordings of poems written and read by Arlingtonians of all ages and by Arlington Poet Laureate Cathie Desjardins. It was developed by Emily Calvin-Bottis, a digital and interactive experience designer and Arlington resident, with support from the Arlington Cultural Council.