Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Delray Beach, FL
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 10th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival was held from January 20 to January 25, 2014, 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 Traci Brimhall, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, Nick Flynn, Carolyn Forché, Linda Gregg, Thomas Lux, Campbell McGrath, Ginger Murchison, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Mary Ruefle, Tim Seibles, and special guest Natasha Trethewey. Tuition was $795 ($395 for auditors). An additional one-on-one manuscript conference was $95. Writers submitted three poems with a $25 application fee and a $200 tuition deposit by November 11. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for the required application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

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