2016 International Poetry and Storytelling Contest Winners

2016 International Poetry and Storytelling Contest Winners

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Here are the entries:

Kate Foley (Second Place)

Katie Trindell

Lenora Perce

Marissa Kopp (Tied Third Place)

Nada Rahmouni

Peace Okiye (Tied Third Place)

Sarah Trindell

Maryah Burney (First Place)

Veda Chanda

Tierra Woodford

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Dr. Christopher Corley of Central Penn College

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Harrisburg Poet Laureate Rick Kearns

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WACH President/CEO Joyce M. Davis (top right) with student interns and volunteers (from left) Vincent Soto of Lebanon Valley College (LVC), Shaquel Marshall of LVC and Andrew Weitzel, Programming Associate and recent graduate of Millersville University.

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Poet Maria Thiaw of Central Penn College

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Contest participants tried out an alternate form of poetry, African dance.

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Dancing to the “Tallking Drum.”

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More photos to come…