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July 5, 2012

Lily Diego, University of Illinois

Student poet Lily Diego reads one of her poems at the 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. She is introduced by Dr. Carrie Sandahl, the program director of Disability Art, Culture, and Humanities at the University of Illinois. The university is a pioneer in education for persons with disabilities.

Videography by Kelsey Michael. Edited by Marianne Hill.