Welcome to the New Hampshire Poetry Festival!

The Poetry Society of New Hampshire and The New England College MFA in Creative Writing program are pleased to put forward a call for proposals for the 2018 New Hampshire Poetry Fest. The event takes place on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Proposal deadline is May 15. See details



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We hope you will join us for a  wonderful celebration of poetry!


Celebrate Poetry

The Annual New Hampshire Poetry Festival is an exciting event celebrating the reading and writing of poetry. The festival is organized by two leading New Hampshire literary organizations, The Poetry Society of New Hampshire (PSNH) and New England College in Creative Writing program (NEC MFA).

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.

If you need accommodations, we recommend the Colby Hill Inn or Henniker House

Ready to learn, read, share and have fun with other poetry lovers?

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