Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera

Brittany Collins Kaufman | September 19, 2016

Juan Herrera

In his second term as poet laureate of the United States, Juan Felipe Herrera will visit the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 5 and 6 (Wednesday and Thursday).

Herrera’s stay on campus includes a poetry reading with opening remarks from University President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., as well as a reception and visits and lunch with students.

Appointed in 2015 by the Library of Congress, Herrera is the nation’s first Latino poet laureate, the U.S.’s highest honor in poetry.

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