Prince William Poet Laureate

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Date(s) - 02/17//2014 - 05/10//2014
All Day

June Forte


Prince William County is initiating a Poet Laureate position to promote awareness and heighten appreciation of the art form among residents.  2-year term, annual honorarium of $500, additional funds for program expenses.  Only one nomination per person (self-nominations encouraged).  Eligible poets should have a significant body of published work, be active in the PG literary community, and propose a community project or series of projects.  Submit: required entry form, resume, 5 pages of poetry, and up to 3 letters of support.  Guidelines and required form by request from Laureate Program Chair June Forte.