22nd U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith
will celebrate the conclusion of her laureateship in a conversation with state, city and county poets laureate Jeanetta Calhoun Mish (Oklahoma), Kealoha (Hawai`i), Adrian Matejka
(Indiana), Tina Chang
(Brooklyn, NY), and Vogue Robinson (Clark County, NV). A conversation will be moderated by Jennifer Benka, president and executive director of the Academy of American Poets. Book sales and signing to follow.