Indiana

Indiana's state poet laureate position was unofficially established in 1927 and officially created in 2005. On January 1, 2014, George Kalamaras began his two-year term as poet laureate of the state. Kalamaras is the author of six books of poetry, including Kingdom of Throat-Stuck Luck (2011), winner of the Elixir Press Poetry Contest, and The Theory and Function of Mangoes (2002), winner of the Four Way Books Intro Series. He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and from the Indiana Arts Commission. Since 1990, he has served as professor of English at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.

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Poetry-Friendly Bookstore Von's Books Indiana
Poetry-Friendly Bookstore Viewpoint Books Indiana
Writing Program University of Southern Indiana Creative Writing Indiana
Writing Program University of Notre Dame Creative Writing Program Indiana
Literary Organization The Writers' Center of Indiana Indiana
Conference The Indiana University Writers' Conference Indiana
Poetry-Friendly Bookstore The Indiana University Bookstore Indiana
Literary Organization The Indiana Arts Commission Indiana
Literary Magazine Sycamore Review Indiana
Literary Magazine Southern Indiana Review Indiana