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Durham County Library and Durham Technical Community College to Host Richard Blanco, the Presidential Inaugural Poet

DURHAM — Durham County Library and Durham Technical Community College have teamed up to host an evening of poetry with Richard Blanco, the youngest, first Latino and first openly gay poet to serve as the presidential inaugural poet. Blanco will read from his three prize-winning books, City of a Hundred Fires, Directions to the Beach […]

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Durham County Library Hosts Discovering the Poetry of Rumi

Program: ‘Where the Light Enters’: Discovering the Poetry of Rumi With Professor Omid Safi Date: Saturday, September 21 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road Cost: Free and open to the public About: Durham County Library will host Professor of Islamic Studies Omid Safi for a discussion and performance of the poetry […]

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