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Jo Ann Steger Hoffman

Jo Ann Steger Hoffman reads as Featured Poet for Nexus Poets in New Bern, NC

January 8, 2019: Jo Ann Steger Hoffman will be the Featured Poet at the Nexus Poets’ Open Mic at 7:00 pm January 8th at the Harrison Center, 311 Middle Street in New Bern. Hoffman is a writer, editor, and former corporate communications director whose publications include a children’s book, short fiction, and a variety of …

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Jaki Shelton Green

Jaki Shelton Green is Featured Poet for Nexus Poets in New Bern, NC in December 2018

December 4, 2018: Jaki Shelton Green, the North Carolina Poet Laureate, will be the Featured Poet at the Nexus Poets Poetry Open Mic at 7:00 pm, Tuesday December 4th at the Harrison Center, 311 Middle Street in New Bern. The ninth laureate overall, Green is the first African-American and third woman to receive the honor. …

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Craven Early College Students

A Craven Early College student reads at Nexus Poets' monthly open mic in New Bern, NC

November 6, 2018: Students from Craven Early College High School will be the Featured Poets at the First Tuesday Poetry Open Mic at 7 pm November 6th at the Harrison Center, 311 Middle Street in New Bern. “Come support your youth as they perform poems, both classical and modern. Listen as they show you what …

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Amber Flora Thomas

Amber Flora Thomas is Featured Poet for Nexus Poets in New Bern, NC on October 2, 2018

October 2, 2018: Amber Flora Thomas will be the Featured Poet at the Nexus Poet’s Poetry Open Mic at 7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 2nd at the Harrison Center, 311 Middle Street in New Bern. Born and raised in northern California, poet Amber Flora Thomas earned a BA at Humboldt State University and an MFA at …

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