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kathryn-stripling-byer's picture
Oct.08.2011
For five years I served as NC's first woman Poet Laureate, following the estimable and energetic Fred Chappell, a former teacher of mine, who turned the post into a vital one, rather than the figurehead it had become over the decades.  Before Fred, the state's laureates served life terms....