In this Sept. 18, 2012 photograph taken at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss., U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey poses outside the president's office prior to attending a luncheon in her ... more 
In this Sept. 18, 2012 photograph taken at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss., U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey poses outside the president's office prior to attending a luncheon in her honor. Trethewey hopes to develop a national discussion on poetry and its relevance to society and place. The Gulfport native also serves as Mississippi's Poet Laureate. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rogelio V. Solis
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 7:27 AM EST