Poems, Stories, and Spirited Conversation: An Evening in Celebration of the Montana Poet Laureate Chris La Tray
The Missoula Public Library is pleased to host an evening in celebration of Frenchtown’s Chris La Tray, our new Montana Poet Laureate. La Tray became the state’s 11th poet laureate on August 1st, 2023. His term will last until August 1st, 2025. The Montana Arts Council, announcing the governor’s appointment via press release, says, “La Tray has established himself as a prominent voice among Montana’s poets.” La Tray will be joined in this evening’s event by Lewistown, Montana, resident and fellow poet Corrie Williamson. The two will share poems, conversation, and possibly even a couple Buffalo Stories. After the presentation there will be time for a book signing and to visit with La Tray and Williamson.
- Nov 10 2023
- 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
- Cooper Room
- Level Four, Missoula Public Library, 455 E. Main St, Missoula, MT