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Four Frost Place Poets Featured on Entropy Magazine’s Best Poetry Books and Poetry Collections of 2019 List
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Four Frost Place Poets Featured on Entropy Magazine’s Best Poetry Books and Poetry Collections of 2019 List

What a year for Frost Place poets and poetry! The Frost Place would like to congratulate Rebecca Foust, Poet Laureate of Marin County, former Dartmouth Poet in Residence at the Frost Place (2015), and current Frost Place Board Member for the inclusion of her collection The Unexploded Ordnance Bin (Swan Scythe Press). Ilya Kaminsky, guest … Continue reading

Ilya Kaminsky Named as a 2019 National Book Award Finalist
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Ilya Kaminsky Named as a 2019 National Book Award Finalist

The Frost Place would like to congratulate Ilya Kaminsky for being named a finalist for the 2019 National Book Award. Kaminsky was nominated for his collection Deaf Republic (Graywolf), from which he read so movingly during the 2019 Frost Place Summer Reading Series. The book of poems is largely political, deeply insightful, and ultimately forces … Continue reading

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New England Young Writers’ Conference at Breadloaf

The New England Young Writers’ Conference (NEYWC) at Bread Loaf is a four day writing-focused workshop for high school students in New England and from around the country.  The long weekend is packed with writing seminars, workshops, readings, and opportunities to meet fellow young writers. Past instructors include Kerrin McCadden, Associate Director of the Frost Place Conference on … Continue reading

1999 Dartmouth Poet in Residence Mary Ruefle Named Poet Laureate of Vermont
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1999 Dartmouth Poet in Residence Mary Ruefle Named Poet Laureate of Vermont

Mary Ruefle, author of Dunce (2019 Wave Books), was recently named Poet Laureate of Vermont, succeeding Chard deNoird. Mary Ruefle also served as the 1999 poet in residence at The Frost Place. Read more about the ceremony here.   Mary Ruefle is the author of many books, including Dunce (Wave Books, 2019), My Private Property (Wave Books, 2016), Trances of the Blast (Wave Books, … Continue reading