Seeking Mamakating Poet Laureate

Posted On 27 Jun 2018
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Call for Applications

The Mamakating Library is seeking a Poet Laureate to promote “the Spirit of Mamakating” – someone who helps increase public appreciation of the reading and writing of poetry for children and adults. This is a two-year appointment with a small honorarium.

To be eligible, applicants must be resident in Mamakating (full or part-time), have a body of literary work, and be available for at least a two-year appointment.

Deadline for applications is midnight, July 27, 2018. The winner will be announced in September at a public ceremony at Mamakating Town Hall and a subsequent event at Mamakating Library.

For application materials, click here.