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Poet Laureate KaNikki Jakarta brings ‘real life fiction’ to Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com KaNikki Jakarta was born with the words of Nikki Giovanni and Maya Angelou in her head. While pregnant, Jakarta’s mother would...

Alexandria celebrates new poet laureate KaNikki Jakarta

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Office of the Arts and the Alexandria Library are hosting an induction reception for Alexandria’s newly appointed poet laureate,...