What We Do
We manage the Poet Laureate selection process, leverage a network of literary professionals to fuel submittals, and promote Poet Laureate projects and activities on behalf of Santa Clara County.
Who We Serve
As the Poet Laureate administrator, we serve the Santa Clara County Library in their effort to celebrate the art of poetry and make poetry more accessible in the everyday lives of Santa Clara County residents.
Why It’s Important
Poet Laureate programs grow public awareness in the literary arts, foster cross-cultural understanding, and connect us to our heritage and to each other.
What’s Been Done
Applications are now being accepted for the 2020-2021 Santa Clara County Poet Laureate. Click here
to view the County Poet Laureate Guidelines and Application Instructions
. Application Deadline: September 27, 2019 at 5:00 pm