Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Centennial Year Poets-in-Residence(from L to R): Sojourner Kincaid Rolle, Perie Longo, Chryss Yost, Paul Willis, and David Starkey (photo credit Captured Spirit Photography)
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History is delighted to announce a very special Poet-in-Residence program featuring five of the Santa Barbara City Poets Laureate:
- Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Feb-March
- David Starkey April-May
- Perie Longo June-July
- Paul Willis August-September
- Chryss Yost October-November
Poets-in-Residence will create poetry inspired by the Museum’s exhibits and magnificent natural setting and host poetry readings and poetry writing workshops. At the end of the year, a capstone reception and reading will present the works of all of the Poets-in-Residence to the community.
The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Centennial Year Poets-in-Residence program is generously sponsored by Nancy Gifford, Chaucer’s Books and Captured Spirit Photography.