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Assemblyman Leno Recognizes SF Poet Laureate
Jack Hirschman has long been a significance in the art scene of the city by the bay


Published: 04-04-2008

Assemblyman Mark Leno of San Francisco presented San Francisco Poet Laureate Jack Hirschman with a proclamation at the statewide convening of local California poets laureate during the evening of April 2, 2008, in Sacramento. Here's what Assm. Leno had to say.

Jack Hirschman
Poet Laureate of San Francisco

Congratulations on the occasion of being honored by the California Arts Council during National Poetry Month. I commend your commitment to the development and growth of arts in California. It is through your love of words shown by your well written pen that we become thrilled by your artistic expressions about life. Your work will continue to awaken the minds of generations to come. Congratulations and thank you for all you do!

MARK LENO
Assemblyman, 27th District
April 2nd, 2008




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