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The Current  Poet Laureate of the United States is Juan Felipe Herrera. No, that's not him in the photo above. That's one of our super student employees, John. You can find out more about Juan Felipe Herrera at the Library of Congress  http://www.loc.gov/poetry/laureate.html   Copies of  his works Exiles of Desire, Mayan Drifter  and Border-Crosser with a Lamborghini Dream  are included in the poetry display  at the Circulation desk as well as works by former Poet Laureates. The display was arranged by Laura Coleman of Access Services. 

Interested in Idaho Poets and Poetry? The book Idaho’s Poetry A Centennial Anthology  http://boisestate.worldcat.org/oclc/18441308  is a great place to start. You will find poetry by  Vardis Fisher, Darryl E. Jones, Tom Trusky, and Richard Ardinger, to name but a few.  And be sure and take a look at  Archives and Special Collections Ione Thielke Collection http://archives.boisestate.edu/digital/thielke/

You can also find lots of poetry in our ebook collections:
The Poems of Edgar Allen Poe   http://boisestate.worldcat.org/oclc/867774066

Audrey Williams,
Access Services

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