Selection Committee

We invite you to apply to serve on the Albuquerque Poet Laureate Selection Committee! The deadline for our 2016 committee has already passed, but we will accept expressions of interest at any time and follow up regarding open seats closer to the 2018 selection process.

Our bylaws state the Selection Committee members will serve staggered terms, participate in the identification of two Poet Laureates (for this cycle, the 2016-18 and 2018-20 terms), and include (1) community organization representative, (1) educational representative, (1) youth representative (18 or under), and (4) poet — slam and or page — representatives.

We are currently seeking:

  • 1 Youth Representative
  • 2 Poet Representatives