Birmingham's past Poets Laureate
Meet some of the people who have previously held the position of Birmingham Poet Laureate and Birmingham Young Poet Laureate.
Stephen Morrison-Burke had a great year as Birmingham Poet Laureate for 2012/13.
Joanna Skelt was Birmingham's 18th Poet Laureate.
Find out more about the Birmingham Poet Laureate 2014/15 shortlisted candidates.
Videos of the shortlisted candidates for the role of Young Poet Laureate 2014 performing their two poems.
Serena Arthur is the Young Poet Laureate for Birmingham, 2014-15 and 2015-16.
We are delighted to welcome Adrian Blackledge as Birmingham Poet Laureate for 2014-2015 and 2015-2016
Claire Guest was the Young Poet Laureate for Birmingham 2012-2013.
Lauren Williams was the Young Poet Laureate for Birmingham 2013-2014.