Nevada state champion Gibran Baydoun of Green Valley High School performs “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” by Dylan Thomas. Credit: James Kegley

Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest
National Finals 2006

New York, NY

Highlights from the NEA Jazz Masters 2006 Awards Celebration.

Dieomedes Matos (third from left) with members of his family and Chairman Gioia at the Library of Congress banquet on September 12, 2006. Photo by Tom Pich.

NEA National Heritage Fellowships Banquet, Awards Ceremony and Concert took place on September 12, 14 and 15, 2006

Description – closeup girl in embroidered shirt looking pensive Caption: Washington Regional Champion Stephanie Oparaugo of Benjamin Banneker High School recites The Second Coming by William Butler Yeats. Credit: James Kegley

2005 National Poetry Recitation Contest
Washington, DC Regional Finals

Los Angeles, CA

Highlights from NEA Jazz Masters 2005 Awards Celebration

New York, NY

Highlights from the NEA Jazz Masters 2004 Awards Celebration