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Be the first to find out who is Philly’s next Poet Laureate

This edition of the Free Library's "Monday Poets" series will include a special announcement: the identity of the 2018-2019 Philadelphia Poet Laureate. The newly named artist will read some works, along with spoken word from current Youth Poet Laureate Husnaa Hashim, a 17 year old from West Philly.

Where: Parkway Central Library, Rm 108 at 1901 Vine St., 19103

When: January 8, 2018 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

How much: Free


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