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July 30, 2014 12:00 AM

Tacoma poet laureate Lucas Smiraldo launches the “Laureate Listening Project”

Tacoma poet laureates have done plenty to encourage local poetry since the bi-annual position was created in 2008. But this month sees something quite new for the region: an interactive audio anthology of local oral poetry, sourced and recorded by current poet laureate Lucas Smiraldo and centered on the theme “spirit of place.”

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