Nominations due by March 25th, 2013
The Fresno Arts Council, on behalf of the City of Fresno, seeks nominations for the position of Fresno Poet Laureate. The person selected shall seek to advance awareness of and appreciation for literary arts and humanities within the greater Fresno Community. As both a local resident and a distinguished poet, the Poet Laureate shall represent and celebrate the diversity and history of Fresno. As a spokesperson for the City¹s literary community, the Poet Laureate shall endeavor to promote the artistic achievements of the City of Fresno and shall actively participate in ceremonial, educational and cultural activities in the community at various times throughout his or her term of service.