Joyce Sutphen
  • Joyce Sutphen

  • Date of birth: August 10, 1949
  • Born: in The United States.

  • Description: Joyce Sutphen (born 1949) is an American poet, currently serving as Minnesota's Poet Laureate. She is the state's second laureate, appointed by Governor Mark Dayton in August, 2011. Sutphen also serves as a professor of English at Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, Minnesota.