Library of Congress Announces More 2014 Homegrown Concerts

Performances Move Back to Coolidge Auditorium with Music from Kenya July 1 The Library of Congress continues its “Homegrown: The Music of America” concert series with more performances this summer. Traditional music and dance drawn from communities across the United States will be showcased through September. The popular concert series is presented by the American […]

New Poet Laureate Charles Wright

            NPR Interview Highlights On what led the 2014 Poet Laureate Charles Wright to begin writing poetry Well, an inability to do anything else, among other things. I first started reading it seriously when I was in the Army, in Verona, Italy, and I was 23 years old, which is very […]