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June 27, 2018: Mayor Madeline Rogero announces Marilyn Kallet is named Poet Laureate of the City of Knoxville.
“I am so pleased to announce Marilyn’s appointment as our next Poet Laureate,” Mayor Rogero said. “She is a great and gifted writer, and she has been a champion for poetry’s ability to bring people together and help heal individuals and communities. She loves Knoxville and East Tennessee, and I can’t wait to read and hear the work she will produce as Poet Laureate.”
Marilyn Kallet is currently serving her second term as Knoxville Poet Laureate, 2019. Read more….
March 24: Poem for the Mayor Kincannon’s “State of the City: Green, Greener.” Details, TBA. Click here to read the poem.
March 27, 8:30 a.m.: Poem for UT Southeast Climate Science Conference, University of Tennessee Conference Center, 600 Henley Street, Room 413. Contact Chet Hunt: firstname.lastname@example.org. (cancelled)
Click here to read the poem written for this event.
April 1, 9:30 a.m.: Poetry reading for Fulton High School Honors English class. Library. Contact Josh Flory: email@example.com. (cancelled)
Join us as we celebrate strong, smart, and bold women in the Knoxville community at our 6th Annual Girls Inc. Elite Awards on Friday, April 17th! Our event will take place at 6:30 pm at The Press Room (730 N. Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917). Tickets are $75/per ticket and the purchase of a ticket […]
April 18: Temple Beth El Talent Show. Time, TBA. (cancelled)