Welcome to the New Hampshire Poetry Festival!
Thank you for submitting proposals for panels/readings at the 2018 NH Poetry Festival. We look forward to reviewing them, and submitters will be notified of the results in June.
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The Annual New Hampshire Poetry Festival is an exciting event celebrating the reading and writing of poetry. The day culminates with a headliner reading by Linda Pastan, Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner for lifetime achievement.
The festival is organized by two leading New Hampshire literary organizations, The Poetry Society of New Hampshire (PSNH) and New England College MFA in Creative Writing program (NEC MFA). Registration is open!
Beautiful location, contemporary poets
Held in the scenic town of Henniker, New Hampshire, on the New England College campus, the 2018 event, taking place on Saturday, September 15, 2018, will include readings, panels, and workshops by poets from New Hampshire, across the country, and around the world.
Ready to learn, read, share and have fun with other poetry lovers?
Email the organizers!