• Karen Craigo by a lake in winter, her image flanked by the front covers of her two books

Karen Craigo of Springfield, Missouri Poet Laureate 2019-2021

The Missouri Arts Council supports the arts that strengthen the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of our state.

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