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News Thu Jan 27 2011

Chicago Poetry Has a Home!

This summer, the River North neighborhood will welcome The Poetry Foundation's new headquarters, which will also be a place of poetry for one and all. Read the annual letter from the foundation's president, Jon Barr, that eloquently describes the foundation's vision for their new home. And then check out the slideshow featuring photos and uses for the new space.

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