2017 PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
Poetry Writing Workshop Faculty includes: David Baker, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Tina Chang, Lynn Emanuel, Daisy Fried, Terrance Hayes, Dorianne Laux, Carl Phillips, Martha Rhodes. Our Special Guest is Charles Simic, past U.S. Poet Laureate, winner of ... Read more >
Focus on your poems in a workshop with one of America’s most celebrated poets. Apply today! This year’s workshop faculty includes: David Baker, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Tina Chang, Lynn Emanuel, Daisy Fried, Terrance Hayes, Dorianne Laux, ... Read more >
Tickets for individual Public Events are on sale now! For a Complete Schedule of Public Events, and to order tickets, visit Old School Square, Crest Theatre Box Office, 51 North Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach, FL ... Read more >
The Palm Beach Poetry Festival invites all Palm Beach County High School Students to send in one original poem. The winner will receive $200 and a pair of tickets to the Sizzling Spoken Word Performance ... Read more >
Join us December 7th us for a round-robin poetry reading in the beautiful Green Cay Wetlands Nature Preserve. We will spend a lovely afternoon reading poetry informally around the circle in the Green Cay Club House Community ... Read more >
Pulitzer Prize winner and former United States Poet Laureate Charles Simic is announced as Palm Beach Poetry Festival’s Special Guest Poet in 2017. Charles Simic will be interviewed by fellow poet and Festival Faculty David ... Read more >
For those coming in from out of town, please note that January is the height of the vacation season in Delray Beach. We suggest you reserve a hotel room as soon as possible. See our ... Read more >
Join us for our 10th annual collaboration with Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. What is a haiku?  How do I write one?  In this workshop, participants will learn about haiku building and the Japanese literary ... Read more >