Tag: Alexandria poet laureate

The power of poetry

By Zeina Azzam For millennia, poetry has provided a powerful way to capture society’s imagination. Poetry has served as a recorder of history, a source...

What is a Poet Laureate?

    By Zeina Azzam This is the question that I hear most often when people learn of my new position as Poet Laureate of the City...

Poet Laureate KaNikki Jakarta brings ‘real life fiction’ to Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] KaNikki Jakarta was born with the words of Nikki Giovanni and Maya Angelou in her head. While pregnant, Jakarta’s mother would...