There was a time when Americans memorized their favorite poems, but this year they are carrying them in their pockets. How alive is poetry these days? Whether it’s a classic, a slam performance, a bit of Robert Service or a haiku tweet, Alaskans will be sharing their favorite poems to kick off National Poetry Month, on the next Talk of Alaska.
HOST: Steve Heimel, APRN
- Nicole Stellon O’Donnell, author of “Steam Laundry,” published by Red Hen Press
- Allison Warden, poet and rapper under the name of Aku-Matu
- Callers Statewide
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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