Danielle Legros Georges

Danielle Legros Georges

DANIELLE LEGROS GEORGES is the city of Boston’s Poet Laureate and author of two poetry collections, The Dear Remote Nearness of You (Barrow Street Press, 2016), winner of the New England Poetry Club’s 2016 Sheila Margaret Motton Book Prize, and Maroon (Curbstone Books, 2001). She has received recent fellowships from the Boston Foundation, the Black Metropolis Research Consortium, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She is a professor in the Creative Arts in Learning Division of Lesley University.

Danielle Legros Georges has contributed the following: