Palm Beach Poetry Festival
January 21 - January 26
The Palm Beach Poetry Festival is a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering the writing, reading, performance, and appreciation of poetry – by presenting an annual festival and other poetry events in Palm Beach County – featuring America’s finest poets.
The faculty for the 15th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival includes: Ellen Bass, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Stuart Dischell, Aracelis Girmay, Campbell McGrath, Gregory Pardlo, Matthew Olzmann, Eleanor Wilner. The festival offers six days and evenings of workshops, readings, craft talks, panel discussion, social events, and so much more. Additional faculty includes: Lorna Blake, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, Nickole Brown, and Stephen Gibson. This year’s special guests are Sharon Olds and Poet-At-Large Tyehimba Jess.