10th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival January 20-25, 2014

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS and EVENTS

Workshops for the 10th Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival, January 20-25, 2014. are fully subscribed. Festival events open to the public take place over six days and evenings. Download a schedule in pdf format.

To purchase tickets, visit: http://palmbeachpoetryfestival.org/tix


2014 Palm Beach Poetry Festival
Workshop Participants' Schedule of Events
 
Monday, January 20 (Martin Luther King Day)
(Book Signings follow all reading events) (Q&A sessions follow all Craft Talks)
 

3:30 - 4:00 pm
4:00 - 5:00 pm
5:00 - 6:00 pm
6:00 - 7:00 pm

Registration packet pickup in Lobby
High School Contest Awards-
10th Anniversary and Kurt Brown Tribute
Welcome Reception
Crest Theatre,
Crest Theatre
Crest Theatre
Ocean Breeze Room

7:00 - 8:00 pm

9:30 pm

Organizational Meeting of Workshops

Open Mic - Festival Bookstore, Ocean Breeze Room

Assigned Classrooms

 

Tuesday, January 21:
 
9:30 am - 12:30 First Workshop Session Assigned Classrooms
12:30 - 2:00 pm free time

Crest Theatre
2:00 - 4:00 pm Craft Talks:
Nick Flynn & Mary Ruefle

Crest Theatre
4:00 - 5:30 pm

Natasha Trethewey,
U.S. Poet Laureate, 2012-2014
,
Interviewed by Chard deNiord,
followed by Q & A

Crest Theatre

8:00 - 10:00 pm

10:00 pm

Kick-Off Reading:
Thomas Lux & Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Open Mic - Festival Bookstore, Ocean Breeze Room

Crest Theatre
 

Wednesday, January, 22
 
9:30 am - 12:30 Second Workshop Session Assigned Classrooms
12:30 - 2:00 pm

free time

Crest Theatre
2:00 - 3:30 pm Craft Talks:
Linda Gregg & Tim Seibles

Crest Theatre
5:00 - 8:00 pm Festival Gala: Cocktails & Dinner* Vintage Gymnasium

8:00 - 10:30 pm

Gala Reading: Special Guest,
Natasha Trethewey,
U.S. Poet Laureate, 2012-2014

Crest Theatre
 

Thursday, January 23:
 
9:30 am - 12:30 Third Workshop Session Assigned Classrooms
12:30 - 2:00 pm free time

Crest Theatre
2:00 - 4 pm

4-5:00 pm

Craft Talks:
Carolyn Forché & Thomas Lux

Open Mic, Festival Bookstore, Ocean Breeze Room

 
     
8:00 - 10:00 pm

Midweek Reading:
Chard deNiord, Linda Gregg & Campbell McGrath

Crest Theatre

 

Friday, January 24:
 
9:30 am - 12:30 Fourth Workshop Session Assigned Classrooms
12:30 - 2:00 pm free time

 
2:00 - 3:30 pm Craft Talks:
Campbell McGrath & Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Crest Theatre
     
4:00-5:00 pm

8:00 - 10:00 pm

Open Mic, Festival Bookstore, Ocean Breeze Room

TGIF Reading:
Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Mary Ruefle & Tim Seibles

Crest Theatre

 

Saturday, January 25:
 
9:30 am - 12:30 Fifth Workshop Session Assigned Classrooms
2:00 - 4:30 pm Panel Discussion:
Beloved & Influential Poems:
Seibles, Ruefle, Nezhukumatathil,
McGrath, Lux, Gregg, Forché, Flynn, moderated by Laure-Anne Bosselaar

Crest Theatre
7:00 - 9:00 pm Finale Reading:
Nick Flynn & Carolyn Forché

Crest Theatre
9:00 - 10:00 pm Coffee House: Performance Vintage Gymnasium
10:00 - 11:00 pm Poetry & Party  
11:00 - 12:30 Performance Poets:
Taylor Mali & Glenis Redmond
followed by
L I V E DJ Dance Party
 
 

* Partners and spouses of workshop participants are invited to attend the Fundraising Gala. Tickets are $125 (1 guest/participant) Tickets are $125. Auditor Tuition does not include the gala. Auditors may attend with one guest, tickets: $125 each.


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