Events
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 7:00pm - 9:30pm

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 muse Fanny Brawne (Abbie Cornish, Stop-Loss). In the wilds of 19th century England, a forbidden passion draws the two lovers ever closer—even as fate conspires to tear them apart. Bright Star takes you to a world where, though life may be fleeting, great art – and great love – last forever. Hosted by Professor Bonnie Bonincontri   Bonnie Bonincontri is an assistant professor teaching writing in … Read more >

Saturday, May 6th, 2017 12:30pm - 2:30pm

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 have the opportunity to share their poems at the end of the workshop. Holly Jaffe has been living in South Florida for 24 years where she and her husband raised three sons. Holly began writing poems later in life says that poetry inspired her to rediscover family, people, herself and the planet. Her poems have been published in, Red Fez, Mad Swirl, Unlikely Stories, Kleft Jaw,Vext Magazine and … Read more >

Saturday, January 20th, 2018 4:30pm - 6:00pm

The 2018 Palm Beach Poetry Festival will be presented in loving memory of Thomas Lux. A Tribute to Thomas Lux will address our memories and the essential role Tom played in founding the festival and making it an ongoing vibrant literary event. Read more >