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Poets Laureate
Canada - Michel Pleau
Great Britain - Carol Ann Duffy
New Zealand - Vincent O'Sullivan
United States -  Natasha Trethewey 
United States Children's Poet Laureate - Kenn Nesbitt


U.S. State Poets Laureate:
Alabama - Andrew Glaze
Alaska - Nora Marks Dauenhauer
Arizona - Alberto Rios
Arkansas - Peggy Vining
California Juan Felipe Herrera 
Colorado
- David Mason
Connecticut - Dick Allen
DelawareJoAnn Balingit 
District of Columbia - Dolores Kendrick
Florida - no Poet Laureate at this time
Georgia - Judson Mitcham
HawaiiKealoha (Steven Kealohapau'ole Hong-Ming Wong)
IdahoDiane Raptosh
Illinois
Kevin Stein
Indiana
George Kalamaras
Iowa - Mary Swander
Kansas - Wyat Townley
Kentucky - Frank X. Walker
LouisianaAva Leavell Haymon
Maine - Wesley McNair
Maryland - Stanley Plumly
Massachusetts - has no Poet Laureate
Michigan - has no Poet Laureate
Minnesota - Joyce Sutphen
Mississippi - Natasha Trethewey
Missouri - William Trowbridge
Montana - Tami Haaland
NebraskaTwyla Hansen
Nevada - no Poet Laureate at this time
New HampshireAlice B. Fogel
New Jersey
- has no Poet Laureate
New Mexico - has no Poet Laureate
New YorkMarie Howe
Nevada
-  position currently vacant
North Carolina - Joseph Bathanti
North Dakota - Larry Woiwode
Ohio - has no Poet Laureate
OklahomaNathan Brown
Oregon
-  Peter Sears
Pennsylvania
- has no Poet Laureate
Rhode Island - Rick Benjamin
South CarolinaMarjory Wentworth
South Dakota
- David Allen Evans
Tennessee - Margaret Britton Vaughn
TexasDean Young
Utah
- Lance Larsen
Vermont - Sydney Lea
Virginia
Sofia Starnes
Washington
-  Elizabeth Austen
West Virginia - Marc Harshman
Wisconsin - Max Garland
Wyoming - Echo Roy Klaproth

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