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Samara Huggins ('17) Featured in NYT and Book Festival
Categories: General, Alumni
Posted: 8/28/2017

Whitefield alumna Samara Huggins, winner of the 2017 National Poetry Out Loud Competition, was highlighted on August 26 in a New York Times article about the importance of memorization.

Samara will also be a featured guest at the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. September 1-3, where she and the second- and third-place Poetry Out Loud winners will collaborate in a talk about poetry, hosted by one of the judges of the national Poetry Out Loud finals, Adrian Matejka.