U.S. poet laureate's powerful words on racial issues touch hearts, minds at Joslyn

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Posted: Friday, September 13, 2013 12:00 am

A Pulitzer Prize winning poet made a lasting impression in Omaha Thursday night as she read gripping poems that delved into racial issues she doesn't want the world to forget.

U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey spoke at the Joslyn Art Museum as the featured speaker of Creighton University's Center for Health Policy and Ethics 23rd Women and Health Lecture.

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