Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Delray Beach, FL
Event Date: 
January 18, 2016
Application Deadline: 
November 9, 2015

The 12th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival will be held from January 18 to January 23, 2016, in downtown Delray Beach, Florida. The festival features workshops, readings, craft talks, manuscript consultations, panel discussions, and social events for poets. The faculty includes poets Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Carl Dennis, Denise Duhamel, Carol Frost, Robert Hass, Thomas Lux, Tom Sleigh, Mary Szybist, and Kevin Young. The cost of tuition is $795 for workshop participants and $395 for auditors; one-on-one manuscript consultations are available for an additional $95. Submit three poems of up to six pages with a $25 application fee by November 9. Lodging is available at area hotels for discounted rates. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Palm Beach Poetry Festival, 3199 B-3 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, FL 33461. (561) 868-2063.