Madison365 | January 2018 |
Mayor Paul Soglin has announced that Oscar Mireles has agreed to serve a second term as Poet Laureate for the City of Madison. Mireles is the first Latino to hold this prestigious position.
“Oscar Mireles has been an outstanding Madison Poet Laureate, not only because he brings poetry in two languages, but because he is welcoming to all,” said former Poet Laureate, Fabu, in a statement. “The entire city of Madison is grateful for the outstanding contributions of Oscar Mireles not only in community service, but in poetry as well. He is also one fine dancer.”…continue reading>>