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Bates Student Honors Retirement of Robert Farnsworth

Bates College student Alex Tepliz wrote a touching account of favored professor Robert Farnsworth’s farewell reading at the Literary Arts Live program. An excerpt from the article reads: “He speaks like he writes: words neat and clear, but burdened with poignancy and fervor. Bates has been lucky to have him and I, for one, will … Continue reading

Save The Date: 2018 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, May 4 – 6
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Save The Date: 2018 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, May 4 – 6

The tenth annual Massachusetts Poetry Festival will take place in Salem, MA, May 4 – 6, 2018. The weekend-long poetry celebration will showcase the Commonwealth’s contemporary poetry scene and host nearly 100 poetry readings and workshops, a small press and literary fair, panels, poetry slams, and open-air readings. More than 150 poets will be available … Continue reading

Poetry Reading Featuring Two Former Frost Place Poets in Residence
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Poetry Reading Featuring Two Former Frost Place Poets in Residence

Tomorrow, January 9, 2018 at 7 PM, two former Frost Place Poets in Residence, Robert Hass and Christina Hutchins, will read from their poetry collections at the Albany Library in Albany, CA. Robert Hass was Christina Hutchins’s teacher during her graduate studies in poetry at U.C. Berkeley. Now the two poets share space on the … Continue reading

Poetry Reading Featuring Javier Zamora
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Poetry Reading Featuring Javier Zamora

Bay Area poet and Frost Place community member Javier Zamora will read from his book of poems Unaccompanied on Monday, December 4, from 7 – 9 pm at Book Passage.  The reading will be followed by a conversation led by Zamora’s former teacher and mentor, Marin County Poet Laureate Rebecca Foust. Foust is a former Dartmouth Poet … Continue reading

Martha Rhodes to Read at NYU’s Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
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Martha Rhodes to Read at NYU’s Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House

Conference on Poetry director Martha Rhodes will read from her latest collection The Thin Wall on Friday, November 17 at NYU’s Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House. The event will begin at 5 pm. Rhodes will be joined by fellow poets Panio Gianopoulos and Miranda Field who will read from their own collections as well. Continue reading