Poet Laureate

What is a Poet Laureate?

The City of Fredericton Poet Laureate is appointed by Council and acts as an ambassador of the literary arts, the positive impact of literature, poetry and the spoken word.  During their two-year term, the Poet Laureate creates original poems and writings for presentation at civic events, and engages with the public through a range of activities, programs and other special events.

Jordan Trethewey | Poet Laureate, 2021 - 2024

Past Poet Laureates