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Why Simone Beaubien should be the next Boston poet laureate

Last week, Boston mayor Marty Walsh announced that a task force has been assembled to to find the city’s second-ever poet laureate. After six successful years in the position,┬áSam Cornish will be relinquishing his seat to a newcomer, and this is a perfect opportunity to inject some youth, vigor, and innovation into position.

Who better to do this than the city’s foremost slam poet? More