City of Greenville Inaugural Poet Laureate
|Applications Live||July 1 - 31, 2022|
|Applications Due||July 31, 2022|
|AIPPC Review of Applications and Nomination||August 2022|
|City Council Approval of Nomination||September 2022|
|Two-Year Term Begins||October 1, 2022|
Poet Laureate Qualifications & Expectations
Poet Laureate Qualifications
In order to be considered for the position, applicants must be:
- a resident of Greenville County
- at least 18 years old
- an active poet with a well-established body of published and/or unpublished work
- a person who is comfortable with public speaking and who has engaged in other areas of community involvement
Five poems, two short essays, one letter of recommendation and one video of you reading your poetry will be required as part of the application.
* The application is now closed.