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Jan 09 2017

2017 Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival

What: Poetry Festival with workshops, readings, craft talks, individual conference, social events
When: Jan 16 – 21, 2017
Where: Old School Square, Delray Beach, FL

Why: Workshops with Chard deNiord, Linda Gregerson, Thomas Lux, Maurice Manning, Molly Peacock, Brenda Shaughnessy, Patricia Smith, and Robert Wrigley. Special Guest is past NEA Chairman, Dana Gioia.

Some highlights:

  • 2016 High School Poetry Contest
  • Charles Simic 2017 special guest poet
  • Traveling to Delray Beach
  • Haiku/zuihitsu workshop

 

www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org/