Faculty: Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Chard deNiord, Beth Anne Fennelly, Ross Gay, Rodney Jones, Phillis Levin, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, and Tim Seibles.   The 14th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival, January 15-20, 2018, Delray Beach, Florida ... Read more >
We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 “Fish Tales Poetry Contest,” held in partnership with the Delray Beach Historical Society! Five cash prizes and five honorable mentions were selected by our distinguished ... Read more >
The festival, through its program of Community Outreach, offers special events and 1-day workshops throughout the year. We welcome the community to join us for informal round-robin readings at Green Cay Nature Center; readings with the ... Read more >
Save the Date to join us in spreading the love of poetry in summertime, and the living is easy reading at Sunrise Assisted Living Facility. Our poetry troupe will take to the mic to read poems of summer and, ... Read more >
You are crafting a perfect poem. You have designed it to your exacting specifications. It does precisely what you wanted it to do. And it couldn’t be more predictable. More than once during the 2017 PBPF workshop ... Read more >
We hope you will join us for our eleventh year of this much loved and well-attended quarterly event at Green Cay Wetlands. We will spend a lovely afternoon reading poetry round-robin style in the Green Cay Club House Community Room. ... Read more >
On Sunday, February 5, 2017, Thomas Lux passed away. For the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Tom’s death has left all of us bereft. In addition to Tom’s biographical history, his 14 collections of poems, his ... Read more >
The 13th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival welcomed participants, auditors, local audiences, and faculty from over 23 states in the U.S., and three foreign countries. Poets traveled from as far away as Minnesota and Israel, ... Read more >