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October 11, 2013 7:30 AM

‘Godmother of punk’ goes organic: Institute for the Arts and Humanities to honor Patti Smith with achievement medal

Past recipients of the Penn State Institute of Arts and Humanities’ medal for distinguished achievement have been writers, artists, musicians and activists. This year’s winner is all of these — and more.

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