poet laureate http://wvxu.org en State Senator Eric Kearney and his efforts to name a poet laureate for Ohio http://wvxu.org/post/state-senator-eric-kearney-and-his-efforts-name-poet-laureate-ohio <p>Are you aware that the <strong>State of Ohio</strong> does not have a poet laureate? <a href="http://www.ohiosenate.gov/kearney"><strong>State Senator Eric Kearney</strong></a> is sponsoring legislation to change this. He joins our Barbara Gray during <a href="http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/41"><strong>National Poetry Month</strong></a> to talk about the role of a poet laureate, how one would be selected, and the status of <strong>Senate Bill 84</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:00:50 +0000 Barbara Gray 25831 at http://wvxu.org State Senator Eric Kearney and his efforts to name a poet laureate for Ohio Frank X. Walker will appear at NKU on November 6 http://wvxu.org/post/frank-x-walker-will-appear-nku-november-6 <p>A poem from Kentucky’s current poet laureate, <a href="http://www.frankxwalker.com/"><strong>Frank X. Walker</strong></a>, who will be a featured speaker on November 6 at <a href="http://artscience.nku.edu/viva.html"><strong>Northern Kentucky University</strong>’s <strong>Viva Humanities</strong></a> continuing celebration of the arts.</p><p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 05:00:35 +0000 Lee Hay 18911 at http://wvxu.org Frank X. Walker will appear at NKU on November 6