Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Delray Beach, FL
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 11th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival was held from January 19 to January 24, 2015, at the Old School Square Cultural Arts Center in Delray Beach, Florida. The festival offered workshops, craft talks, readings, and panels. The faculty included poets Chard deNiord, Linda Gregerson, Thomas Lux, Maurice Manning, Molly Peacock, Brenda Shaughnessy, Patricia Smith, Robert Wrigley, and special guest Dana Gioia. Tuition was $795 ($395 for auditors). An additional one-on-one manuscript conference was $95. Writers submitted three poems totaling no more than six pages with a $25 application fee and a $200 tuition deposit by November 10. 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.