Poetry contest honors Tom Lee’s heroism 98 years later

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 08, 2023 5:32 PM CT | Published: May 08, 2023 5:32 PM CT

The recipients of the second annual poetry and spoken word competition continued the theme set by last year’s winner of a broader interpretation of Tom Lee’s heroism.


Tom Lee Day Memphis River Parks Partnership poetry

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