LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles-native Amanda Gorman, who went viral after after reading her poem at President Joe Biden’s inauguration, will be back in the spotlight.
Gorman is expected to read another work at Super Bowl LV on Sunday.READ MORE: Hit-And-Run Crash Kills 14-Year-Old Boy Leaving Baseball Field In Apple Valley
Her poem is expected to recognize three community heroes, including Los Angeles educator Trimaine Davis, who is expected to be on the field, serving as an honorary captain during the pregame coin-toss.READ MORE: Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Gives Support For Calif. Measure That Would Use Online Sports Gambling To Fund Homeless Services
The other two honorees include nurse manager Suzie Dorner and Marine veteran James Martin — all three of whom are being recognized for their contributions during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: At Least One Dead From Fatal Crash In West LA
The 22-year-old Gorman wants to recognize the honorees for their “tremendous impact during an unprecedented year.”