Poetry in Fairfax County

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ArtsFairfax is selecting the next Fairfax Poet Laureate. This position is a high honor and an opportunity for a Fairfax County poet to actively engage the community in poetry. Visit the link below to learn more!


Key Dates

  • June 3, 2022 Application Opens
  • June 15, 2022 at noon Information Session (Zoom)
  • July 30, 2022 Application Deadline
  • September 2022 Announcement of Poet Laureate

About ArtsFairfax National Poetry Month

(County Magazine, Channel 16, May 2022)

Fairfax Poet Laureate Residency at the

Fairfax County Juvenile Detention Center

(County Magazine, Channel 16, June 2022)

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