The largest youth poetry festival in the world is here in Chicago

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Featuring over 900 students from 100 area schools, Louder Than A Bomb is the largest youth poetry slam.  Bill Leff learns about this amazing event from Rebecca Hunter and Demetrius Amparan of Young Chicago Authors the organization responsible for the festival.

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Samantha Rivera performs poetry during a Louder Than a Bomb event hosted by Young Chicago Authors at Columbia College on Thursday, Mar. 3, 2011. (Brian Cassella/ Chicago Tribune)

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