Poet Laureate of Redmond, WA

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2023 Poet Laureate of Redmond, WA


In 2023, Laura Da’ was named an Academy of American Poets Laureate Fellow. Da' will produce a poetic map and walking installation of the Lake Sammamish ecosystem. The project will include an online, interactive brochure that encourages participants to learn more about the history of Lake Sammamish, a poetry walk installed at the sites of Idylwood Creek and Idylwood Park on the shores of Lake Sammamish, and a permanent installation of selected prompts.