Third Annual NH Poetry Festival to Take Place on September 23
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Third Annual NH Poetry Festival to Take Place on September 23

Registration is open for the third annual New Hampshire Poetry Festival on Saturday, September 23, and workshop spots are filling fast! They have an amazing lineup this year, with Pulitzer Prize winner and former Frost Place faculty member Gregory Pardlo as their headliner. Don’t miss out on workshops with other award-winning poets Oliver de la … Continue reading

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

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

Vievee Francis Wins 2017 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award
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Vievee Francis Wins 2017 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

Vievee Francis has been announced as the 2017 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award winner for her poetry collection Forest Primeval. Francis is a former faculty member at The Frost Place Conference on Poetry, and is also on the Board of Trustees at The Frost Place. A ceremony will be held on April 20, 2017 at the Mark Taper Auditorium … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading by Deming Holleran

Treasurer and longtime friend of The Frost Place, Deming Holleran, will be reading from her poetry collection, Gypsy Song, on Sunday, October 30th at the Lincoln Public Library in Lincoln, MA. The reading will begin at 2 pm. Disturbance ripples under the surface of these seemingly placid poems, the debut collection of a poet whose thoughtful maturity shines … Continue reading