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 will ... Read more >
From Academy Award® winning writer/director Jane Campion (Best Original Screenplay, The Piano, 1993) comes an film based on the true story of love between renowned poet John Keats (Ben Whishaw, The International) and his spirited ... Read more >
WINNERS WILL SOON BE ANNOUNCED! The Palm Beach Poetry Festival invites you to submit an original poem inspired by the “FISH TALES Exhibit at the Delray Beach Historical Society! As anglers cast into the mysterious ... Read more >
This workshop will focus on food in poetry.We will be reading a variety of delicious contemporary poems. Photos will be served to whet your appetite as we dig into, and write our own culinary poems. All students will ... 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 >
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 >