U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference

Posted 10.4.12

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Oaxaca,
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2014 U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference was held from October 27 to October 31 at the Becari Language School in Oaxaca, Mexico. The conference featured workshops in poetry, discussions, readings, and open mikes. Faculty included poets Anselm Berrigan, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Catherine Wagner, and translator Clare Sullivan. Poets Andrei Codrescu and Ron Silliman led discussions, and Mexican poets María Baranda, Rocío González, Guadalupe Ángela and Natalia Toledo read. Poet Larry Fagin conducted editing and writing consultations. Tuition, which included workshops and discussions, was $600. Lodging costs were approximately $60 a night. Evening readings were free and open to the public. Registration was first come, first served; workshops were limited to 10 participants each. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference, P.O. Box 4150, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163. (718) 821-2579