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Rain Poets on the Radio!

Up next, another 33 and a 1/3rd Drop The Drop offers a platform for sharing short segments of up to three minutes, 33 seconds or less on any secular and […]

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The WCPA Online Bookstore is now live

The Worcester County Poetry Association now has its own branded bookstore at Bookshop.org

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Applications to Dodge Foundation Poetry Festival are now open!

The Dodge Poetry Festival, organized by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and NJPAC, invites poets to perform at their event from October 17-19, 2024. Poets must apply by April 15 and can expect an honorarium, travel expenses, and their books featured at the festival. The festival promotes social justice and will notify applicants by June 30.

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Elizabeth Bishop Graveside Reading: Valentines

Join us on February 7th, 10am, at our annual birthday bash at Elizabeth Bishop’s grave in Hope Cemetery, with local poets reading aloud her sardonic valentines and tender, poignant love poems, mostly unpublished during her lifetime.

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Announcing the 2023 Dan Lewis Fellow: Laura DiCaronimo

Judges have selected Hubbardston, Massachusetts, resident Laura DiCaronimo as the first recipient of the annual Dan Lewis Poetry Fellowship.

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