White House Poetry Jam
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Barack and Michelle Obama host an evening at the White House with readings and performances from eminent poets, writers, actors, and musicians living in the United States.

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White House Poetry Jam - Jamaica Osorio Performs "Kumulipo"

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Poet, activist, and scholar Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio recites a poem about remembering her cultural roots by honoring her family and recalling their Hawaiian names. The last part of the poem is spoken in Hawaiian.

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