Congratulations Naomi Beth Wakan!

On October 21, 2013 the City of Nanaimo approved the selection of Naomi Beth Wakan as Nanaimo’s inaugural Poet Laureate.

naomi-DSCF4653Filling the criteria by leaps and bounds, Naomi was selected for her “significant contribution towards enriching literary life,”, her “excellence of work demonstrated by peer and or public recognition,” and her “books of poetry and other publications that display literary excellence.

Learn more about Naomi and her work at her website here.

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