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Fred L. Joiner

Poet Laureate of Town of Carrboro, NC 2019

Fred L. Joiner received an MFA in creative writing from Lesley University. He is the author of BLOOD / SOUND (Central Square Press, 2019). In 2019, Joiner was named an Academy of American Poets Laureate Fellow. He is the co-founder of The Center for Poetic Thought in Washington, D.C. and currently serves as the poet laureate of the Town of Carrboro, North Carolina.

Fred L. Joiner
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