Word Power: Poet Laureates Hakim Bellamy and Valerie Martinez

Nov 13, 2013

Hakim Bellamy, Albuquerque's 1st Poet Laureate.
Credit Photo: Wes Naman/Naman Photography

KUNM Call In Show Thu. 11/14 8a: Can mere words connect us?  Unite and celebrate us in all our bubbling diversity?  Albuquerque's inaugural poet laureate, Hakim Bellamy, and Santa Fe's second poet laureate, Valerie Martinez will look back at their tenure and experiences in their positions.  Don McIver, member of Albuquerque's Poet Laureate Organizing Committee, will also be in studio to talk about the program's goals and what's coming up for the program in the future.  

We hope to hear from you, too! Email callinshow@kunm.org, post your comments online, or call in live during the show. 


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Albuquerque Poet Laureate Program

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