First female Poet Laureate appointed

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First female Poet Laureate appointed

Postby Saturn » Sat May 02, 2009 12:33 am

About time too.

After Andrew Motion's resignation, and the new 10 year tenure of the post, a female poet laureate is well overdue.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/8022623.stm
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Re: First female poet laureate appointed

Postby Malia » Sat May 02, 2009 12:35 am

Agreed! :)
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Re: First female Poet Laureate appointed

Postby AsphodelElysium » Sat Jun 13, 2009 6:03 am

Woo hoo! :mrgreen:
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