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Frank O’Hara Prize

 

September 25, 2022 @ 2:00 pm
First Unitarian Church
90 Main Street, Worcester

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Announcing the Winners of the 2022 WCPA Poetry Contest:¬†The Frank O’Hara Prize

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2020 WCPA Annual Poetry Contest

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