The Festival Celebrated National Poetry Month with a Reprise of the 17th Annual Virtual Palm Beach Poetry Festival events on our YouTube Channel, 2021 Festival Reprise Events Playlist, throughout April 2021. Our First Virtual Festival was held January 18-23, 2021 on Zoom due to the global pandemic.
The festival featured workshops, readings, craft talks, manuscript consultations, panel discussions, and social events for poets and the public. Workshop faculty included poets: David Baker, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Traci Brimhall, Eduardo C. Corral, Vievee Francis, Kevin Prufer, Martha Rhodes & Tim Seibles. Additional Faculty included: Lorna Knowles Blake, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, Nickole Brown, Jessica Jacobs, Angela Narciso Torres, Brian Turner, and Karin De Weille. Special Guest was Gregory Orr with the Parkington Sisters presenting The Beloved: A Poetry & Song Cycle.
Festival YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/PalmBeachPoetryFestival