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A year after shooting, South Carolina poets offer healing

Clip: 06/17/2016 | 4m 33s

Friday saw the first anniversary of the shooting at Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church, where alleged white supremacist Dylann Roof killed nine black churchgoers. Among those who struggled to come to terms with the tragedy were two local poets, musician and web designer Marcus Amaker and South Carolina Poet Laureate Marjory Wentworth, who share some of their reflections in verse.

Aired: 06/17/16

Rating: NR

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