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Carol Ann Duffy - The current poet laureate

This blog post is going to be all about Carol Ann Duffy, since she is our current poet Laureate.

Carol Ann Duffy is the first female poet Laureate of Britain. 277 more words

Celisa Steele Interview Part I: Carrboro Poet Laureate

On Thursday October 30, 2014, Tate Street High Society Managing Editor, Abigail Browning met with Celisa Steele, the current Carrboro, North Carolina Poet Laureate, at a local coffee shop, … 2,102 more words

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Celisa Steele Interview Part II: The Creative Process

On Thursday October 30, 2014, Tate Street High Society Managing Editor, Abigail Browning met with Celisa Steele, the current Carrboro, North Carolina Poet Laureate, at a local coffee shop, … 2,092 more words

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The Dead by Billy Collins

The Dead
by Billy Collins

The dead are always looking down on us, they say.
while we are putting on our shoes or making a sandwich, 77 more words

Top Poet at The Place

by Ian McEwen of Ouse Muse

On 11th December Andrew Motion, one of the leading poets writing today, is coming to The Place Theatre… 608 more words

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Inspiration from Gwyneth Lewis

Gwyneth Lewis, Poet Laureate of Wales, among many other titles, visited Cedar Crest College this week.  I was lucky enough to be invited to have dinner with her along with faculty and a fellow student.  215 more words

finding Ella Higginson...

This is a guest post by Laura Laffrado.

Though Ella Rhoads Higginson is little known today, over a century ago she was the most influential Pacific Northwest literary writer in the United States. 523 more words

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