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Tuesday, April 7 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Poetry Reading by City of Worcester Poets Laureate Juan Matos and Amina Mohammed

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Newly named Poet Laureate Juan Matos and Youth Poet Laureate Amina Mohammed will join us to share their poetry through the lens of life in Worcester. Q & A to follow.
Juan Matos, a retired Worcester Public Schools teacher of 32 years, has written and published 12 poetry books and anthologies, taken part in local and international literary festivals, and founded several literary groups and workshops. Matos has a long record of actively advocating for poetry and the arts.
Youth Poet Laureate Amina Mohammed grew up in Worcester’s Main South neighborhood and has been writing since the eighth grade. She is currently a senior at Holy Name High School.


Tuesday April 7, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Worcester Public Library Saxe Room