Current Poet Laureate

Mike Nelson has been hanging around the poetry scene of Portsmouth and the Seacoast for almost twenty years. He’s published three books and has participated in many reading and events. Mike is the organizer and host of Beat Night at The Press Room and the founder of Tribe Poetry Project. He’s passionate about amplifying the creative voices in our community, especially those that struggle to be heard. For more info on Mike go to tribepoetry.org.