Poets Laureate of Sunland Tujunga
Poets Laureate of Sunland Tujunga (L to R): Elsa Frausto, Dorothy Skiles,
Joe DeCenzo, Pamela Shea and Maja Trochimczyk, April 2017. Photo by Kathabela Wilson.
Poets Laureate of Sunland Tujunga:
Poets Laureate of Sunland Tujunga (R to L): Maja Trochimczyk,
Dorothy Skiles, Joe DeCenzo and Marlene Hitt, July 2012.
Some accomplishments of Poets Laureates:
- Monthly Village Poets Readings at the Bolton Hall Museum
- Readings and appearances in California and out of State
- Poetry readings at the Sunland-Tujunga Branch Library, McGroarty
Arts Center, and Bolton Hall Museum
- Poetry in newsletters and programs for local organizations
- Creation of the Shouting Coyote Poetry Festival
- Creation of the Shouting Coyote Performing Arts Festival
- Participation in the Commerce Street Faire, Puppetry Festivals, and LitCrawl LA
- Poetry readings at the McGroarty Arts Center's exhibitions and events
- Participation in the annual Independence Day Parade
- Teaching creative writing and poetr to children and adults
- Networking with other poets: the Chupa Rosa Writers, Poets on Site, Emerging Urban Poets,
and the John Steven PMcGroarty Chapter of the California Federation
of Chaparral Poets
- Village Poets Blog and poetry websites
- Special Events, e.g. Mother’s day brunch at the Bolton Hall Historical Museum
- Programs for Seniors at the Senior Center
- Books written by each Poet Laureate
- and much, much more....
Poets Laureate of Sunland Tujunga in 2008 (R to L): Joe DeCenzo,
Katerina Canyon, Damien Stednitz, Ursula Gibson, and Marlene Hitt
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