Delmarva Today 08-07-2020 Part Two

Aug 7, 2020

Luisa A. Igloria

My guest for Friday's Delmarva Today is  Luisa A. Igloria the newly appointed Poet Laureate of Virginia. I'll interview her tomorrow  morning on Zoom.  Luisa is the author of 14 books of poetry and 4 chapbooks. Originally from Baguio City in the Philippines, she now makes her home with her family in Virginia where she is Professor of Creative Writing and English at Old Dominion University. From 2009-2015, Luisa was also Director of the MFA Creative Writing Program . Her work has been published in numerous anthologies and journals in Canada, the UK, and Australia as well as the US. She is the winner of  numerous poetry and literary prizes both here in the US and in the UK.