Trivia: Where Did This Maryland Poet Laureate Teach?

MACo County Trivia

March is Women’s History Month

This week’s question:

In Which Southern Maryland County Did Poet Lucille Clifton Teach?

lcliftonLucille Clifton (1936 – 2010)

Lucille Clifton was an accomplished and nationally-recognized poet and author, college faculty member, and mother of six children. She was also a former Poet Laureate of Maryland. Clifton’s career reflected her self-satisfaction as a strong, black woman who believed that only by accepting individual responsibility could people live a better life. 

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A correct answer will be chosen at random and the winner and answer will be published in next week’s This Week on Conduit Street. 

Congratulations to Scott Kearby, the winner of last week’s trivia. Kearby is the Deputy Director of the Harford County Department of Public Works. He correctly answered that Francis Scott Key was born at the family plantation –Terra Rubra – located near Keysville in what is now Carroll County.