poet laureate

Do-Gooders, Key Players, and Game Changers: Lloyd Schwartz

The year was 1983. Lloyd Schwartz was living in Cambridge, working as classical music editor for The Boston Phoenix, an alternative weekly periodical with a nationally renowned music section. He was also teaching full-time at the University of Massachusetts Boston. At the time, Conde Nast Publications was reviving the magazine Vanity Fair, which had been […]


Let’s Talk About a Poem with Lloyd Schwartz

Join us for another lovely morning with Somerville’s Poet Laureate Lloyd Schwartz. We’ll listen and then discuss a selected poem.  This month’s poems will be “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” and “To Earthward”, both by Robert Frost. This program is free and everyone is welcome! If you have questions, please call 617-623-5000 x […]


Poetry Reading with Somerville’s Poets Laureate

A Poetry Reading by Somerville’s Poets Laureate Featuring Nicole Terez Dutton, Gloria Mindock and Lloyd Schwartz Nicole Terez Dutton served at Poet Laureate for Somerville from 2015 to 2017. She is the author of If One Of Us Should Fall (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2012). She also edits for Transition Magazine and The Baffler, and […]