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Got a Poem in Your Pocket?

31 Mar

April is National Poetry Month and the Museum of Glass, the Tacoma Arts Commission and Tacoma Poet Laureate Josie Emmons Turner have created a slate of cool events in observance of this literary celebration. Experience Walt Whitman’s vigorous Song of Myself read amongst botanical art works. Hear the unique voices of esteemed regional poets. Or, present your own best lines to a stranger on National Poem in Your Pocket Day (you’ll be joining thousands of others across the country when you do)…

Organized by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, this national event is held every April to promote poetry and its role in American culture. All events are included with regular museum admission unless otherwise noted.

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