Saturday, January 16, 2010
PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
The Old School Square Cultural Arts Center is the location for the 6th Annual six days of readings, lectures and poetry workshops. from Monday, January 18th through Saturday, January 23rd. Twelve award-winning international poets will be featured as fans from 25 different states listen to participating poets in readings, talks and panel discussions. Nine of the events are ticket and there are two free poetry readings.
The faculty includes critically acclaimed poets who teach in graduate and college level writing programs and include the New York Poet Laureate, winner of the National Book Awared and many other staff have received outstanding awards and fellowships.
Tickets are available through the festival website and at the Crest Theatre Box Office at Old School Square, or by phone at 561-243-7922. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for students. Special student group rates are available.
Visit http://www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org/ for more information and a complete list of events.