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Rhythm elevates poetry and song beyond written word

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Current Event June 30, 2014

Rhythm Elevates Poetry and Song Beyond Written Word


Poetry and song have always been related and some say that poetry loses its power without the rhythm and song to carry the message. Today, spoken word performance comes back with both poetry and song. Listen to this radio story to learn more about the power of poetry.

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Story Length: 5:30

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AIR DATE: 06/20/2014


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