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DAN LEWIS FELLOWSHIP LAUNCHING TODAY

The WCPA is proud to announce¬† THE Dan Lewis FELLOWSHIP   Manifesto by Dan Lewis This is exactly what I mean. In the middle of the half-acre dump, piled with […]

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Rain Poetry 2023 Contest Winners

  Announcing the 2023 WCPA Rain Poets   The Worcester County Poetry Association is pleased to announce the 2023 Rain Poets and their poems:   2023 Rain Poets, in no […]

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MassHumanities Staff Recovery Grant Extends WCPA’s reach into the Community

Thanks to Mass Humanities’ Funding, the WCPA is now boasts a part-time employee, ready to expand our programming and outreach. After a meet and greet event out in beautiful Cummington, […]

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Poet Laureate Oliver de la Paz Reimagines Rain Poetry

Oliver de la Paz, Worcester Poet Laureate Civic Project Proposal: The Rain Poetry Project Project Summary: The Rain Poetry project was started by the Worcester County Poetry Association in 2021.It […]

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Mapping Worcester in Poetry Making a Splash in the Community

Beth Sweeney’s ‘Mapping Worcester in Poetry’ is getting some well deserved media coverage. The first story is by Margaret Smith of the T&G:   “The next time you’re out 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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