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Poet Laureate News

The Indiana Arts Commission has selected George Kalamaras of Fort Wayne as the new Indiana State Poet LaureateKalamaras will serve a two-year term as Indiana Poet Laureate beginning January 1, 2014. For more information on George Kalamaras, click here.

The Indiana Poet Laureate represents the State of Indiana and the art of poetry through the development and implementation of programming to the education community and general public. For more information on the role of the Indiana Poet Laureate, click here.

The Indiana Arts Commission conducted a statewide call for nominations which were reviewed by a selection committee comprised of representatives from Indiana’s major institutions of higher education.

Other Poet Laureate News

Kalamaras to lead poetry workshop for teachers at Clowes Memorial Hall Nov. 6

Poetry Foundation online feature on George Kalamaras' A Gray Barn Rising

Fort Wayne Monthly interview with George Kalamaras

IAC press release on Poet Laureate appointment

WBOI interviews George Kalamaras about recent appointment

Fort Wayne's The Journal Gazette on Poet Laureate appointment

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne press release on Poet Laureate appointment

The Miami Herald on Poet Laureate appointment

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