Moving Words --- poetry in motion via Metrobuses in Arlignton, Fairfax, Falls Church --- has a long tradition (since 1999) of providing a showcase for poets (half of whom are adults and half not) of Arlington while providing an uplift to the ridership.
According to their website: Moving Words is coordinated by Arlington Cultural Affairs, and sponsored by the Washington Area Metropolitan Transit Authority, Metro and the Arlington County Department of Environmental Services Commuter Assistance Program. The student Moving Words competition is administered by the Arlington Public Schools arts in the Arlington schools program, the Humanities Project.
"All Moving Words poetry is archived on the Arlington County commuter page website at http://www.commuterpage.com/moving.htm. "
Date: April 28, 2008 Time: 8 PM Location: Busboys and Poets Type: Award Ceremony
The award ceremony will be hosted by Norman T. Thornton of PoeticWrties?.org.