As MoMA's first "poet laureate," Kenneth Goldsmith, an author, poet and literary theorist, has programmed a series of readings and events at the museum. So what does the poet laureate of an art museum actually do?
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As the state’s new poet laureate, a fourth-generation Kansan says she hopes to use poetry to help fellow residents explore the concept of home. The Kansas Humanities Council announced Wednesday that Wyatt Townley, of Leawood, has been chosen as the 2013-15 Kansas Poet Laureate. By Sara Shepherd
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OAKLAND -- Applications are being accepted for the second annual Youth Poet Laureate competition.The Oakland Public Library and its community partner, Youth Speaks, are looking for the next Youth Poet Laureate of Oakland, the top literary honor a person can receive, said Amy Sonnie, teen outreach
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LAWRENCE — Kansas has named a Leawood woman as the state’s new poet laureate. The Kansas Humanities Council announced Wednesday that Wyatt Townley is the 2013-15 Kansas Poet Laureate. Townley, a fourth-generation Kansan, says she hopes to use poetry to help Kansans explore the concept of home. The Lawrence Journal-World reports (http://bit.ly/YfhBUH) that Townley is the...
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PARKERSBURG- Marc Harshman, poet laureate of West Virginia since May 2012, said his works are difficult to categorize. "There are certain styles I will use to certain kinds of issues," he sai.
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U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey spoke to a full conference room at the Institute of Human and Machine Cognition Thursday night.
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The Arts Café Mystic will continue its 19th season with a return engagement of Lisa Starr, the award-winning, outgoing State Poet Laureate of Rhode Island.
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Mary Swander, Iowa's poet laureate since 2009, will make three area appearances in three days.
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OGDEN — Lance Larsen, Utah’s poet laureate, will speak Monday at Weber State University.read more
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PORTSMOUTH — The city's next poet laureate was revealed Monday night to be Kittery Point, Maine, resident Kimberly Cloutier Green.
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