A guide to the resources on poetry at the UTSA Libraries.

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Poet Laureate of the United States

During September 2017, Tracy K. Smith will begin serving as the 22nd Poet Laureate of the United States.

For more information about her work, click here for an entry from The Dictionary of Literary Biography:  Tracy K. Smith

The Library of Congress has created a list of her audio recordings, interviews, and videos here: Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith


San Antonio Poet Laureate

San Antonio has appointed Jenny Browne as the Poet Laureate for 2016-2018. The announcement and overview of her work can be found here:  City of San Antonio

Several of her works can be found in the UTSA Special Collections.