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US Poet Laureate

What is a Poet Laureate?

A Poet Laureate is a consultant in poetry appointed an honorary position as a representative for a particular country, region or group, appointed by the Librarian of Congress.

What does a Poet Laureate do?

During their term, the Poet Laureate seeks to raise the national consciousness to a greater appreciation of the reading and writing of poetry.

Who is our Community’s Current Poet Laureate?

Who is our Country’s Current Poet Laureate?

Who has served as Poet Laureate in the Past?