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Call for Nominations for Canada’s Next Parliamentary Poet Laureate
The Parliament of Canada issued this week a call for nominations to begin the search for Canada’s seventh Parliamentary Poet Laureate whose role is to promote the importance and value of poetry among Canadians. The deadline for nominations is July 3, 2015. For more information, please visit the Parliament of Canada Web site at


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