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      Poetry Out Loud in Santa Fe

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      March 8, 2020


      107 W Palace Avenue
      Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505

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      Poetry Out Loud

      The National Endowment for the Arts and The Poetry Foundation have partnered with state arts agencies to support the expansion of Poetry Out Loud, a program that encourages the nation’s youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation.

      This event is free and open to the public. Hosted by the New Mexico Museum of Art and New Mexico Arts. In the St. Francis Auditorium at the New Mexico Museum of Art

      Participating High Schools:

      Arrowhead Park Early College HS, Las Cruces

      Arrowhead Park Medical Academy, Las Cruces

      Bosque School, ABQ

      Clayton Schools, Clayton

      La Cueva HS, ABQ

      Native American Community Academy, ABQ

      New Mexico School for the Arts, Santa Fe

      Public Academy for the Performing Arts, ABQ

      Rio Grande Preparatory Institute, Las Cruces

      Taos HS, Taos

      Participating Staff:

      Event Coordinator and Mistress of Ceremonies/femcee - Jessica Helen Lopez, poet, educator, and former ABQ Poet Laureate

      Judges - Valerie Martinez, NHCC Director of History and Literary Arts, former Santa Fe Poet Laureate

      Hakim Bellamy - City of Albuquerque Deputy Director of Cultural Services and inaugural ABQ Poet Laureate

      Karen Petersen - former combat photojournalist, poet, and five-time Pushcart Prize nominee

      Prompter - Gene Case, Artist and writer

      Phyllis Kennedy, NMPOL Coordinator

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