Wanted: Teen Poet Laureate for Cleveland Heights
The City of Cleveland Heights, in partnership with the nonprofit organization Lake Erie Ink, is creating the Office of Teen Poet Laureate in order to elevate the art form of creative writing among the youth of the community. The Teen Laureate will serve for a 12-month period, beginning at the end of June and concluding at the end of May the following year.
Any Cleveland Heights resident, aged 13–18 may apply. Applicants must be in residence in Cleveland Heights through the full-year term of service, if selected for the office.
Applications must be received by midnight June 9.
Amy Rosenbluth is the executive director of Lake Erie Ink.