[Best of Vegas 2019]

Best Literary Use of Taxpayer Money: Clark County’s Poet Laureate Program

Heather Lang-Cassera is Clark County’s latest poet laureate.
Chris DeVargas

Traditionally, the poet laureate has two roles—to compose poems for special occasions and to foment a greater appreciation of poetry. Here in Vegas, there’s a third: to make sense of life in this frying pan. Bruce Isaacson, Vogue Robinson and now Heather Lang-Cassera have done just that. bit.ly/30RemXj.

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