Congratulations and good luck to DeJeune Richardson, a student at Covington High School, as she represents Louisiana in the Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, D.C.
The semifinals and finals will be webcast live throughout the competition. DeJeune received her first place award at the State competition in March, from Justine Haka with the Poetry Foundation (see the picture below). The National Finals are held April 23-25, 2018. Find out more information at poetryoutloud.org