Surrounding the big game will be a host of big ads, a string of new movie trailers and a half-time performance from The Weeknd
Oh hell yeah!!! pic.twitter.com/5P09qMPPs5
America’s youth poet laureate Amanda Gorman, 22, whose performance of her poem The Hill We Climb drew near universal praise at the inauguration of President Joe Biden last month, recited another stunning original work to honor three heroes: Trimaine Davis, an educator, Suzie Dorner, a nurse, and James Martin, a Marine veteran. The NFL named the trio honorary captains for the Super Bowl.
Poetry at the Super Bowl is a feat for art & our country, because it means we’re thinking imaginatively about human connection even when we feel siloed. I’ll honor 3 heroes who exemplify the best of this effort. Here’s to them, to poetry, & to a #SuperBowl like no other