Nominations sought for Wisconsin poet laureate
The Wisconsin Poet Laureate Commission is accepting nominations for 2019–20 poet laureate.
Nominees are expected to demonstrate achievements in the art of poetry and an enjoyment of poetry.
The poet laureate contributes to the growth of poetry in Wisconsin. The winner will plan and attend literary events, promote poetry on social media, visit each region of the state and assist with selecting the next poet laureate.
The term begins Jan. 1, 2019, and continues for two years. The position comes with a $2,500 stipend for each year.
To request an application package, email the commission at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominations must be submitted by Oct. 5.