Poems

The Frost Place Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Juan Felipe Herrera was named the first Latino to be named United States Poet Laureate (2015). His Laureate project is titled La Casa de Colores, which culminated in a communal, epic poem, “La Familia.” You can read about his project here.

You can watch the video of his discussion about The Poet’s Role (National Book Festival 2015, Washington, DC) here. 

Photo: Britannica

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