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Eunsong Kim Featured in News@Northeastern on Amanda Gorman and the Accessibility of Poetry

January 20, 2021 - Washington, DC, United States: American poet Amanda Gorman reads a poem during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (Patrick Semansky - Pool / CNP/Polaris) Europa Press 01/20/2021 (Europa Press via AP)
Amanda Gorman speaks into a microphone performing a poem during President Biden's inauguration. She is wearing a yellow coat and a red hat.

“Amanda Gorman is demystifying the genre and making it more accessible…but that love of language has never disappeared in our culture.”

Eunsong Kim, Assistant Professor of English, was featured in News@Northeastern this week speaking on National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman’s performance at Super Bowl LV. The article also features insights from third-year English PlusOne student Chinma Nnadozie-Okananwa. Read the full article here.

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