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Detroit teens produce video about where poetry lives

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Joe Pokorney and Gage Daldine of Fraser High School didn’t expect the experience of making a film about young spoken word artists to change their view of poetry or the city of Detroit, but it ended up doing both. Continue reading

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Poet, author and activist Maya Angelou dies at age 86

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Celebrated author, poet, artist and activist Maya Angelou passed away May 28 at the age of 86. She is known across the globe for her elegant language and passion toward civil rights. Continue reading

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Arts program inspires students to strive for success

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A dance program in New Mexico engages and motivates students to strive for excellence using the arts. Continue reading

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75th anniversary of the Grapes of Wrath

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This year marks the 75th anniversary of the American classic ” The Grapes of Wrath” written by acclaimed author John Steinbeck. Use this resource collection…read more

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“Breaking Bad” star Bryan Cranston takes on role of Lyndon Johnson in new Broadway play

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Bryan Cranston, best known for his portrayal of a chemistry teacher turned meth cook and violent drug lord in the popular TV show…read more

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