National Poetry Month

Arts
3:09 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

George VanDoren & Marilyn Hazleton Discuss the Upcoming Student Poetry Project on LV Arts Salon

George VanDoren from The Press Papers and poet Marilyn Hazleton join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon to talk about the 10th Annual Student Poetry Project. Find out how Lehigh Valley students can get involved.

In honor of April being National Poetry Month, WDIY is once again partnering with The Press Papers to allow student winners to read their poems on an April edition of Lehigh Valley Arts Salon.

(Original air-date: 1/12/2015)

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Arts
10:51 am
Thu April 24, 2014

National Poetry Month on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

In celebration of National Poetry Month, host Bathsheba Monk speaks with two Pennsylvania poets about their respective works and inspirations. Marjorie Maddox discusses her latest collection of poems Local News from Someplace Else, and Jerry Wemple describes his newest publication The Artemas Poems. (Original air-date 04/21/14)

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Arts
1:04 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

9th Annual Student Poetry Project on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Left to right: Hannah Kurczeski, Lucas Crampton, Olivia Sica

Hosts Paul Willistein and George Van Doren welcome the three first-place winners in the Lehigh Valley Press Ninth Annual Student Poetry Project, a yearly collaboration held each April in honor of National Poetry Month.  The respective winners from each age category Hannah Kurczeski (elementary school), Olivia Sica (middle school), and Lucas Crampton (high school) read their winning poems and discuss their inspiration. (Original air-date April 21, 2014)

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