A Tricentennial exhibition of art and poetry is a trove of San Antonio history, a complex panorama of immigration, neighborhoods, architecture, and cultures interlacing the region’s 10,000-year period of inhabitation.
The City of San Antonio announced that it is seeking nominations from the public for the 2018-2020 Poet Laureate, due Jan. 12.
Artist Jennifer Khoshbin collaborated with poets Naomi Shihab Nye and Jenny Browne to bring temporary public art project Word Around Town to Alta Vista.
We’ve gotten out of the habit of paying attention.
Mayor Ivy Taylor invested local poet Jenny Browne as San Antonio’s poet laureate for 2016-2018 on Monday night in City Council Chambers.
Editor’ Note: After finding San Antonio artist and photographer Scott Martin crawling under the rotting foundation of the Boehler House, the former Liberty Bar, as Dodson House Movers prepared to lift it off its pier and beam footing and move it 60 feet to make way for a new foundation, we decided it was time to catch up with the man and his work first profiled on the Rivard Report in June 2012.
It’s difficult to imagine a world where you can “make it” as a poet when everything has turned so technocratic and pragmatic.