Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Delray Beach, FL
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099
Application Deadline: 
November 9, 2015

The 12th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival was held from January 18 to January 23, 2016, in downtown Delray Beach, Florida. The festival featured workshops, readings, craft talks, manuscript consultations, panel discussions, and social events for poets. The faculty included 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 was $795 for workshop participants and $395 for auditors; one-on-one manuscript consultations were available for an additional $95. Writers submitted three poems of up to six pages with a $25 application fee by November 9. Lodging was 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.