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Danielle Legros Georges

Championing Poetry for the Public

From within the Boston Public Library, professor Danielle Legros Georges reads her poem “Only” and gives us a glimpse into her world as the city’s Poet Laureate.

"I feel that the arts allow us to experience different perspectives in powerful ways, and allow students to appreciate and reconsider boundaries of identity, culture, and perceived or understood ability."
Danielle Legros Georges, Poet Laureate of the City of Boston, Creative Arts & Learning Faculty
mcchabra standing outside on a paved path in the fall
Meenakshi Chhabra