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U.S. poet named Laureate by the Library of Congress in Aug. 2011 Philip Levine reads a poem during a lecture put on ECU Division of Research and Graduate Studies and the Department of English brought to the Greenville Museum of Art on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.   (Aileen Devlin/The Daily Reflector)
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U.S. poet named Laureate by the Library of Congress in Aug. 2011 Philip Levine reads a poem during a lecture put on ECU Division of Research and Graduate Studies and the Department of English brought to the Greenville Museum of Art on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. (Aileen Devlin/The Daily Reflector)

Locals turn out to hear poet Levine

By Jackie Drake

The Daily Reflector

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Ordinary life often makes for extraordinary literature.

And many ordinary local residents were drawn to the honest and relatable poetry of nationally known writer Philip Levine when he shared his vision of hard-working America during a visit to Pitt County.


The U.S. Poet Laureate spoke to a standing-room-only crowd that filled the Greenville Museum of Art on Wednesday night.

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