The 17th Annual Festival, took place January 18-23, 2021–our first virtual festival and included six days and evenings of workshops, readings, interview, craft talks, panel discussion, social events, and so ... Read more >
The Palm Beach Poetry Festival is pleased to announce a record-number of workshop fellowships and scholarships for the 17th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival. Fellowships included the Langston Hughes Fellowships for African-American Poets; Kundiman Fellowships for Asian-American Poets; Canto-Mundo Fellowships for Latinx Poets, and the Thomas Lux Scholarship specifically for first time festival participants who would not otherwise be able ... Read more >
The 17th Palm Beach Poetry Festival will take place January 18-23, 2021 and will be held virtually. Workshop and featured faculty poets include David Baker, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Traci Brimhall, Eduardo C. Corral, Vievee Francis, Kevin ... Read more >
BOOKS, BREAKOUT ROOMS AND BOOKPLATES Oh my! Our in-house bookseller, Delray Beach’s independent bookstore, Murder on the Beach is managing our virtual bookstore and book signings by our featured poets this year. The Bookstore will ... Read more >
The Palm Beach Poetry Festival believes in nurturing the creativity of the community’s young writers. Listening to their voices could not come at a better time for all of us. Click on their poems to ... Read more >
Every year we work to bring poetry, in its every aspect, to our audiences, and fill a whole week with poetry events that feature America’s most extraordinary poets–at the festival. As we celebrate 16 years ... Read more >