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National Poetry Month: Sound Portrait Of Emily Bludworth de Barrios

Meet this local poet, and hear her read “Be these omens from heaven or hell”

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Poet Emily Bludworth de Barrios
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Poet Emily Bludworth de Barrios

Today, Houston poet Emily Bludworth de Barrios describes what poetry means to her, and she shares one of her poems.

Emily Bludworth de Barrios reads her poetry on Monday, April 25, 7pm at Brazos Bookstore and on Saturday, May 7, 2pm at Houston Public Library-Central Library presented by Public Poetry.

To learn more about this series, go here.

Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Senior Content Producer & Announcer

While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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