Poet Laureate of Springfield, MA

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2021 Poet Laureate of Springfield, MA


In 2021, Magdalena Gómez was named an Academy of American Poets Laureate Fellow to support youth poets in Springfield, Massachusetts via in-person and virtual workshops in partnership with Springfield City Libraries. This culminated in virtual and / or in person performances of participants’ original poems to be live-streamed, archived, and distributed for viewing across community access stations around the country in partnership with Amherst Media.