Birmingham City Council

Young Poet Laureate Birmingham
Lauren Williams is the Young Poet Laureate for Birmingham 2013-2014.

Please visit our new Young Poet Laureate website for the latest news and information:

www.libraryofbirmingham.com/younglaureate

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Have a look at the diaries of our previous Young Poets Laureate to find out what kind of events they attended:
Claire's diary 2012-2013
Damani's diary 2011-2012
Jordan's diary 2010-2011
India's diary 2009-2010
Megan's diary 2008-2009
Matt's diary 2007-2008
Jennifer's diary 2006-2007
Helen's diary 2005-2006

Our previous Young Poets Laureate
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2012-2013 Claire Guest
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2011-2012 Damani Dennisur
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2010-2011 Jordan Westcarr
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2009-2010 India Miller
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2008-2009 Megan Bradbury
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2007-2008 Matt Windle
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2006-2007 Jennifer Brough
Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2005-2006 Helen Monks

Launch of the search for Birmingham's Young Poet Laureate

Poems from the shortlisted candidates 2012