CLCC keynote speaker reappointed as US Poet Laureate

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CLCC keynote speaker reappointed as US Poet Laureate

At the final lecture by U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera Wednesday night in Washington DC, the Library of Congress announced that he has been re-appointed to a second term. Herrera, who will deliver the keynote address for the 40th anniversary of Fresno State’s Chicano/Latino Commencement Celebration on May 21, has served the past year as Poet Laureate, the nation’s highest honor in poetry. He taught at Fresno State from 1990 to 2004, serving as department chair his final two years. Details: bit.ly/WP-HerreraReappointedUSPL