JFK at Amherst: Honoring Robert Frost and Poetry
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JFK at Amherst: Honoring Robert Frost and Poetry

WBUR’s Radio Boston recently ran a segment on one of John F. Kennedy’s most memorable speeches. In 1963, Kennedy spoke at the Robert Frost Library groundbreaking ceremony held at Amherst College. “When power corrupts, poetry cleanses,” Kennedy said, referencing Frost’s purposeful union between poetry and power. We love this speech by Kennedy. It reminds us why poetry and Robert Frost … Continue reading

Upcoming Deadline: Conference on Poetry Applications Due June 1
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Upcoming Deadline: Conference on Poetry Applications Due June 1

Time is running out to apply to the Conference on Poetry at The Frost Place! Don’t let this amazing poetry opportunity pass you by! Apply today. What participants have said about the Conference on Poetry at The Frost Place: “The Frost barn poetry readings were magic.  I’ll never forget those nights.  Group sessions, workshops & just … Continue reading

SAVE THE DATE: New Hampshire Gives Day 2017
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SAVE THE DATE: New Hampshire Gives Day 2017

The Frost Place is proudly participating in NH Gives Day on June 6-7, 2017! NH Gives Day is a powerful, statewide 24-hour online fundraising event that is designed to build community, connect donors to local nonprofits and generate excitement about the nonprofit sector. Beginning at 6PM EST on June 6 and continuing until 6pm EST on June … Continue reading

Rebecca Foust Named as Marin County Poet Laureate
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Rebecca Foust Named as Marin County Poet Laureate

2014 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place, Rebecca Foust, has been named as Marin County’s Poet Laureate! Her debut as Marin County Poet Laureate is set to take place on April 4 in San Rafael, CA, where she will read some of her poetry to the Marin County Board of Supervisors. Foust is the fifth … Continue reading

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Participate at the 2017 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, May 5 – 7, 2017

The 9th Massachusetts Poetry Festival celebrates the state’s lively contemporary poetry scene from Friday, May 5 to Sunday, May 7, in downtown Salem, MA. The Mass Poetry Festival offers nearly 100 poetry readings and workshops, a small press and literary fair, panels, poetry slams, and open-air readings. More than 150 poets will engage with thousands … Continue reading