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Amina Mohammed and Leonardo Nin will read on October 6th

Guardians of Traditions / Guardianes de Tradición is hosting an online event with Worcester’s first youth Youth Poet Laureate, Amina Mohammed, called The Power of My Voice on Tuesday, October 6th. Amina will be joined by Dominican writer and anthropologist Leonardo Nin. You can learn more about the event at their Facebook event page or visit http://bit.ly/thepowerofmyvoice to […]

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The Thirsty Lab with Heather Macpherson

The WCPA is happy to help the Thirsty Lab poetry reading go virtual for their 5th Tuesday reading. Please join a virtual Thirsty Lab on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at 7:00 pm. Heather Macpherson will be the feature. Register for the reading and Zoom will send you an e-mail with the meeting details and link. […]

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New YouTube video featuring Richard Fox

We’ve added a new video to our YouTube channel. This one features Richard Fox from his August 25, 2020 feature at the virtual Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading. Give it a view when you have a hankering for some amazing poetry from a Worcester favorite. While you are there please consider subscribing to our channel. If […]

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Kundiman reading with Aimee Nezkukumatathil and Ross Gay

Kundiman creates an affirming and rigorous space where Asian American writers can explore, through art, the unique challenges that face the new and ever-changing diaspora. They see the arts as a tool of empowerment, of education and liberation, of addressing proactively what legacy is left for future generations as individuals and as a community. Kundiman […]

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The Thirsty Lab with Elizabeth McKim

The WCPA is happy to help the Thirsty Lab poetry reading go virtual for their 4th Tuesday reading. Please join a virtual Thirsty Lab tomorrow night (Tuesday, September 22, 2020) at 7:00 pm. Elizabeth McKim will be the feature. Register for the reading and Zoom will send you an e-mail with the meeting details and […]

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2020 WCPA Annual Poetry Contest

Submissions are open for the 2020 WCPA Annual Poetry Contest The Frank O'Hara Prize | Contest Judge: Doug Holder

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