Title: Palm Beach Poetry Festival
Start Date: January 16, 2017
End Date: January 21, 2017
Location: Delray Beach, Florida, US
Description: 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 festival’s special guest this year is Charles Simic, past U.S. Poet Laureate, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Griffin Poetry Prize, and MacArthur “genius award.” Performance poets are The Mayhem Poets and Individual Conference Faculty include Sally Bliumis-Dunn, Nickole Brown, and Ginger Murchison.