Panel discussion featuring Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; Martha González, Quetzal lead vocalist; Hugo Morales, founder and executive director of Radio Bilingüe; and Louie Pérez, singer and songwriter with Los Lobos. Rafael Pérez-Torres, English professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, moderates the discussion. To close out the evening, Grammy Award-winning band Quetzal...
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The Fresno State Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. Cari Earnhart, perform newly commissioned pieces created with Juan Felipe Herrera in celebration of his term as the 21st Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry.
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TODAY, the 21st Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera closes his second term with fanfare and celebration. He joins authors/scholars/musicians Martha González, Hugo Morales, Louie Pérez, Rafael Pérez-Torres, the Fresno State Chamber Singers, and the Grammy Award-winning band Quetza. Check back here at NOON as we go LIVE.
TODAY the 21st Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera closes his second term

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A very happy 100th birthday to I.M. Pei, a Library of Congress Living Legend. #hbd
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Today in History: visionary 19th Century landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted was born, 1822. #otd #tih
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Do you have the travel bug? Check out these FREE travel posters that you can USE and REUSE.
Do you have the travel bug Check out these FREE travel posters that you can USE and REUSE

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As part of National Poetry Month, we bring you new recordings from our “Poetry of America” series. Listen to some of our country’s most iconic poets speaking about the poems they love and see as an integral part of American culture.
As part of National Poetry Month we bring you new recordings from

Poetry of America (The Poetry and Literature Center at the Library of Congress)

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Walt Whitman's creative process and the poets he inspired, [ Medium.com Link ].
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Check out this article featuring Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera as he prepares to conclude his 2nd term with a celebration at the Library.
Check out this article featuring Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera as he

Departing U.S. poet laureate Juan Felipe Herrera looks forward to next bend in ‘The Road’

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Today in History: stellar jazz talent Ella Fitzgerald was born, 1917. #hbd #otd #tih
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Check out this nice piece (on our birthday!) from our friends at Great Big Story:
Check out this nice piece on our birthday from our friends at Great Big Story:

There’s Something for Everyone at the World’s Largest Library

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Thanks for the birthday serenade, courtesy of National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Gene Luen Yang & some wonderful new friends in our Young Reader's Center. The Library of Congress turned 217 today!
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Happy Birthday to us! President John Adams approved legislation establishing the Library of Congress on this date in 1800. #otd #tih
Happy Birthday to us President John Adams approved legislation establishing the Library

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How the complex American experience in WWI marked a turning point in the nation’s history, [ Medium.com Link ].
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America and the Great War

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Today in History: Earth Day first observed, 1970. #otd #tih
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Congress.Gov received some spring cleaning. Check out the latest updates inside this blog post.
CongressGov received some spring cleaning Check out the latest updates inside this

Download Search Results and Advanced Search Enhancements – Congress.gov 2017 Spring Cleaning

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Discovered a decade ago, the two images in this blog post are part of a group copyrighted in 1921 by Underwood and Underwood, a firm that sold news photos.
Discovered a decade ago the two images in this blog post are

Russian Revolution: The Last Days of the Romanovs | Library of Congress Blog

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