Inaugural Reading with Louisiana’s Newest Poet Laureate Alison Pelegrin
Inaugural Reading with New Louisiana Poet Laureate Alison Pelegrin
Wednesday, October 4
6–8 p.m. • Doors open at 5 p.m.
Admission is free. Register now here.
Join the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities in welcoming Louisiana’s newest poet laureate, Alison Pelegrin, at her inaugural reading in the post on October 4, 2023. As Louisiana’s literary ambassador for two years, the poet laureate travels the state encouraging fellow Louisianans to explore and engage with poetry, supporting Louisiana’s vibrant and thriving poetry scene. Pelegrin, a renowned poet and writer-in-residence at Southeastern Louisiana University, will present her inaugural reading at The Helis Foundation John Scott Center from 6 to 8 p.m. Admission is free.