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Announcing the 2022 annual Bishop and Knight Poetry Contest

Congratulations to the winners of our college contests: The Elizabeth Bishop Manuscript Prize Winner: Kim Fetherston from College of the Holy Cross Honorable mention: Tommy Sheehan of Worcester State University […]

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Tony Brown Chosen for Kunitz Medal

Proclaimed a “Slam Poet Legend” by Poetry Slam International, Worcester poet Tony Brown has been selected as the 2022 Stanley Kunitz Medal recipient. Brown is widely known throughout Worcester’s poetry […]

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Frank O’Hara Poetry Prize

Submit your poetry by Saturday April 30th to the WCPA for our Frank O’Hara poetry contest. Find more information here.

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Haiku workshop this Thursday, April 7, 2022

Join West Boylston writer Loree Griffin Burns to reconsider and reconnect with the natural world through this seemingly simple poetic form. This group is for teenagers and adults, beginner to […]

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WCPA Annual Meeting this Sunday (4/3/2022)

Join the Worcester County Poetry Association for our Annual Meeting on April 3, 2022! The afternoon consists of a short Business Meeting, a chance to mingle with friends, and a […]

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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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