Dr. Elizabeth Quila, Chairman of the Board, and Deanea LeFlore, President of CCA, attended the Houston Poet Laureate Reception hosted by Dr. Rhea Lawson and the Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs.
CCA is delighted to celebrate the new City of Houston Poet Laureate,Deborah Deep Mouton! Her performance at the mayor's reception was amazing. The poet has ideas about how to extend the reach of poetry in the city, especially to young voices to bring our communities together.
“Houston has so many talented page and performance poets and a strong literary arts community,” said Mayor Turner. “Deborah Mouton has the expertise and passion for poetry that will be invaluable in working with arts groups of all disciplines to take poetry to all of Houston’s neighborhoods"
Source: Fox 26 Houston