Celebrations

Gwendolyn Brooks Youth Poetry Awards Ceremony

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Celebrate the winners of the Illinois state-wide Gwendolyn Brooks Youth Poetry Awards. Miss Brooks created and continued these awards for thirty years—honoring the poems of exceptional young Illinois poets in kindergarten through the twelfth grade. Host Eve L. Ewing leads this lively event of poetry readings, food and family.

Hosted by the Poetry Foundation and the Illinois Humanities Institute.

 

 

Date
Saturday, August 25, 2018, 1:00–4:00
Location

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free Admission


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