Since her appointment in March, she's spoken at city events, including the inauguration of Denver Mayor Michael Hancock.
The Boulder poet explores love in all its forms and its power to change the world.
"Pop'n Twigs," by Matthew Novellino, is based on his experiences as a Green Beret with the U.S. Army Special Forces.
- Officials for Poetry Slam Inc., which overseas and certifies all North American slams, voted on four cities. Denver's one of them.Read more
Amal Kassir has performed her poetry everywhere from Malaysia to Turkey. People have taken notice.
Saturday’s inaugural Small Press Fest will feature works by independent publishers like Witch Craft Magazine and The Cupboard Pamphlet.
On this Labor Day, we listen back to some of our favorite Colorado Matters interviews with writers of verse.
Colorado Matters resident poet David Rothman's new work, "Back to School," asks why school exists at all.
The late Jake Adam York wrote about the South and the forgotten victims of racial violence.
From alcohol to racism, Canon City poet Juliana Aragón Fatula doesn’t shy away from writing about the hard stuff in her life.