2018 PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
Faculty: Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Chard deNiord, Beth Ann 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 >
Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Chard deNiord, Beth Ann Fennelly, Ross Gay, Rodney Jones, Phillis Levin, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Tim Seibles will lead workshops. Our Special Guest is Coleman Barks, and performance poets are Elizabeth Acevedo and George Yamazawa. Conference Faculty: Lorna Blake, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, and Nicole Brown. Workshop admission is by application. To apply, visit our Faculty & Featured Poets page, ... Read more >
Join us for six days of workshops, readings, talks on the craft of writing poems, manuscript conferences, panel discussion, social events and so much more. Apply today! OUR POETRY WORKSHOPS Festival workshops offer participants the ... Read more >
Additional focus on your work is available in individual one-hour conferences on up to 10 pages of poetry. Conference Faculty: Lorna Knowles Blake, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, and Nickole Brown. Applicants may request a conference with their ... 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 death of Thomas Lux on Sunday, February 5, 2017, has left all of us bereft. In addition to Tom’s biographical history, his 14 collections of poems, his well-earned prizes, awards and accolades, his teaching ... 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 >
An Archive of Festival Readings, Talks, and Interviews is available on our Youtube Channel. And you can see inside the festival in some special short videos on the playlists, full recordings of talks on craft ... Read more >