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Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: Patricia Smith

Join us at the Poetry Foundation for the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame’s Fuller Award ceremony honoring Patricia Smith.

Co-presented with the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, American Writers Museum, and Guild Literary Complex, the ceremony will present Chicago poet Patricia Smith with the Fuller Award for her lifetime contributions to literature.

Following a reception, Chicago Poet Laureate avery r. young will lead a lineup of presenters that includes Nora Brooks Blakely, Reginald Gibbons, Poetry Out Loud National Champion Niveah Glover, Adrian Matejka, Marc Smith, and Jamila Woods. Lynne Thompson will moderate a conversation with Ms. Smith at the end of the program.

Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: Patricia Smith

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