Poet Laureate

Eloise Klein Healy

Eloise Klein Healy named LA’s first poet laureate

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa named Eloise Klein Healy on Friday as the city’s first poet laureate. The award-winning poet is the author of seven books, including “The Island Project: Poems for Sappho.”

12/07/2012

L.A. seeks a poet laureate

(CNS) – Los Angeles will name its first poet laureate later this year, city leaders announced today. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and City Councilman Richard Alarcon announced the city’s first-ever program to name a Poet Laureate […]

08/24/2012