News Items — Re: Elizabeth Alexander and Brookline's Poet Laureate


Elizabeth Alexander

Our hearts go out to poet Elizabeth Alexander and her family for the loss of her husband Ficre Ghebreyesus who died suddenly and unexpectedly on April 4th.

If you wish, memorial contributions may be made to the Farnam Neighborhood House, 162 Fillmore, New Haven, CT, 06511 (”

Brookline selects Judith Steinbergh as Poet Laureate

The Brookline Commission for the Arts has selected writer and educator Judith Steinbergh as the town’s first poet laureate.