Poet Laureate of Saratoga Springs, NY

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2023 Poet Laureate of Saratoga Springs, NY


In 2023, Joseph Bruchac was named an Academy of American Poets Laureate Fellow. Bruchac will work with students at Saratoga Springs schools to create a poetry anthology that draws on Indigenous history, connecting them with Native students at the Akwesasne Mohawk Reservation and the Onondaga Nation School. He will also arrange visits to Saratoga Springs and reservation schools by contemporary Native poets, provide poetry books to students, and bring together Native and non-Native students to read at Saratoga Arts.