The American Poetry Museum and The Center for Poetic Thought would like to congratulate Juan Felipe Herrera on being appointed as the U.S. Poet Laureate.

We are excited to see what a poet with his eyes, ears and heart brings to this post.

Here are a few links to more info about Juan Felipe Herrera:

  1. Juan Felipe Herrera Named Poet Laureate
  2. U.S. poet laureate Juan Felipe Herrera on the art of poetry
  3. Juan Felipe Herrera Named U.S. Poet Laureate
  4. Juan Felipe Herrera to become United States’ first Latino poet laureate
  5. Juan Felipe Herrera : The Poetry Foundation
  6. Juan Felipe Herrera | Academy of American Poets