Councilwoman Laura Pastor Hosts Phoenix’s First Poet Laureate in Latest On Location Video SegmentCouncilwoman Laura Pastor Hosts Phoenix’s First Poet Laureate in Latest On Location Video Segment<div class="ExternalClass6AF268F2DA71468BAC75ABFE62AC8EEA"><div>In her latest “On Location” video segment, Councilwoman Laura Pastor is in Downtown Phoenix at Arizona State University to interview the city’s first ever Poet Laureate, Rosemarie Dombrowski. The two discuss the unique role a poet laureate plays and why poetry is important. Dombrowski also discusses her own work and reads one of her poems. When not writing poetry, the poet laureate is a senior lecturer at ASU’s Downtown campus. She was chosen late last year to serve as the city’s first poet laureate by a panel of literary experts and other local arts and culture leaders. Her two-year term began this past January.</div><div><br></div><div>The segment is viewable online at: <a href="https://youtu.be/p0gFTxvxSTM">https://youtu.be/p0gFTxvxSTM</a>. It will air on cable the next several weeks on PHXTV on Ch. 11 on Cox Cable and Ch. 8005 on Century Link Prism.</div><div><br></div><div>Viewers can reach the District 4 Council Office at 602-262-7447 or by e-mailing council.district.4@phoenix.gov. Information on the District 4 council office also is available online at phoenix.gov/district4. More council shows are viewable on the city’s YouTube channel accessible from the city website at phoenix.gov.</div><div><br></div></div>2/21/2017 10:00:00 PMDistrict 4 Council Office602-262-7447