"Poetry Makes Everything Happen" Brattleboro Reformer-Vermont

Poetry Makes Everything Happen

By BECKY KARUSH
Posted: 09/16/2011 03:00:00 AM EDT
Updated: 09/16/2011 08:46:09 AM EDT
http://www.reformer.com/ci_18907257?source=rss_viewed

Ten of the 100,000 Poets for Change, who will join voices on Sept. 24 in 450 cities in 95 countries. Front row, from left to right: Chloe Elizabeth Rosner, Saint Rosner, Ann Gen­garelly, Frida Rosner, Jodi Paloni and Tony Gengarelly. Back Row, from left to right: Petria Mitchell, Patricia Austin, Sophie Kaufman and Nancy Olson. (Bob Audette/Reformer)

Friday September 16, 2011″Poets can change things. If they can gather to discuss curriculum and publishing, then they can also get together and discuss how business is being done in their communities, address inequality, racism, war, health care, education.”

– Michael Rothenberg, founder 100 Thousand Poets for Change

On Saturday, Sept. 24, people all over the world will come together to listen to each other sing.

This is true. Literally, seriously true… read full article here.

 

 

 

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