CCA Writing Faculty Caroline Goodwin Named First Poet Laureate of San Mateo County
Posted on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 by David Morini
Once approved, her position will take a two-year term, from January 2014 to December 2015. A committee of San Mateo County supervisors chose Goodwin out of a pool of 15 nominations.
Goodwin was born and raised in Anchorage. She moved to the Bay Area in 1999 and attended Stanford as a Wallace Stegner Fellow.
Goodwin’s book of poetry, Trapline (JackLeg Press 2013), released earlier this year.