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Current State Poets Laureate


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 State  Laureate
 Alabama
 Andrew Glaze
 Alaska
 Nora Marks Dauenhauer
 Arizona
 Alberto Ríos
 Arkansas
 Peggy Vining
 California
 Juan Felipe Herrera
 Colorado
 Joseph Hutchison
 Connecticut
 Dick Allen
 Delaware
 JoAnn Balingit
 District of Columbia
 Dolores Kendrick
 Florida
 Vacant
 Georgia
 Judson Mitcham
 Hawaii
 Kealoha (Steven Kealohapau'ole Hong-Ming Wong)
 Idaho
 Diane Raptosh
 Illinois
 Kevin Stein
 Indiana

 Unofficial: Cecil Tresslar
 Official: George Kalamaras

 Iowa
 Mary Swander
 Kansas
 Wyatt Townley
 Kentucky
 Frank X Walker
 Louisiana
 Ava Leavell Haymon
 Maine
 Wesley McNair
 Maryland
 Stanley Plumly
 Massachusetts
 No position
 Michigan
 No position
 Minnesota
 Joyce Sutphen
 Mississippi
 Natasha Trethewey
 Missouri
 William Trowbridge
 Montana
 Tami Haaland
 Nebraska
 Twyla M. Hansen
 Nevada
 Vacant
 New Hampshire
 Alice B. Fogel
 New Jersey
 No position
 New Mexico
 No position
 New York
 Marie Howe
 North Carolina
 Vacant
 North Dakota
 Larry Woiwode
 Ohio
 No position
 Oklahoma
 Nathan Brown
 Oregon
 Peter Sears
 Pennsylvania
 No Position
 Rhode Island
 Rick Benjamin
 South Carolina
 Marjory Heath Wentworth
 South Dakota
 David Allan Evans
 Tennessee
 Margaret Britton Vaughn
 Texas
 Dean Young
 Utah
 Lance Larsen
 Vermont
 Sydney Lea
 Virginia
 Ron Smith
 Washington
 Elizabeth Austen
 West Virginia
 Marc Harshman
 Wisconsin
 Max Garland
 Wyoming
 Echo Roy Klaproth
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