Poet, teache and community arts advocate Jaki Shelton Green is North Carolina’s ninth poet laureate. Green is the first African-American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word.
Poet, teache and community arts advocate Jaki Shelton Green is North Carolina’s ninth poet laureate. Green is the first African-American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word. Matt Waehner
Poet, teache and community arts advocate Jaki Shelton Green is North Carolina’s ninth poet laureate. Green is the first African-American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word. Matt Waehner

NC names its first African-American Poet Laureate to be ambassador for spoken word

June 21, 2018 11:16 AM