Installation new Poet of Fryslân, November 21st


On Thursday, November 21st at 3:30 pm, you are invited to be present at the festive installation of the new Poet of Fryslân. The official installation, by deputy Sietske Poepjes, will take place in the ‘Stadskas’ on the Oldehoofsterkerkhof, during the Explore the North Festival in Leeuwarden.

New poem Poet laureate of Fryslân


‘Less WiFi, more poetry’ is the latest poem by Arjan Hut as Poet laureate of Fryslân. Can also be read today in the Friesch Dagblad, the Leeuwarder Courant and on the Omrop Fryslân website.

Arjan Hut new Poet of Fryslân: ‘Less WiFi, more poetry!’


Arjan Hut (Drachten, 1976) was officially appointed as the new Poet of Fryslân by deputy Eke Folkerts today at the Explore the North festival in Leeuwarden. The appointment is for two years. Arjan Hut is the fourth Poet Fan of Fryslân and the successor to Sigrid Kingma.