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Presidential inaugural poet to speak Sept. 13 at CLC


Verse Like Water, the visiting poet program series of Central Lakes College, will present inaugural poet Richard Blanco in the Chalberg Theatre at noon Friday, Sept. 13. A workshop will immediately follow the poetry reading.

This literary event is sponsored by the CLC English Department and the CLC Foundation. Admission is a freewill offering. The public is welcome to attend.

Blanco, acclaimed Cuban-American poet, was President Obama’s inaugural poet in 2013.

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