Requires a nice yearly summary to be drafted before launching into the archives folders.
WCPA Annual Meeting and Board Elections
Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 College Poetry Contest Reading
April was once again National Poetry Month
On Saturday, June 16th the Worcester County Poetry Association celebrated Bloomsday with our twenty-third annual Worcester Ramble. This year we welcomed dozens of readers at six stops between Worcester and West Boylston.
The WCPA is thankful to the following locations that allowed us to read on their property or at their establishments…
- City of Worcester
- Bancroft Tower
- Institute Park
- Worcester Public Library @ Salem Square
- The Wonder Bar
- O’Connor’s Restaurant
- The Old Stone Church
Congratulations to Judith Ferrara Winner of the 2018 Stanley Kunitz Medal
WCPA Annual Poetry Contest Winners’ Reading: The Frank O’Hara Prize
A Tale of Two Cities, Worcester – USA & UK
On Friday, September 28th, the WCPA hosted “A Tale of Two Cities, Worcester – USA & UK” reading at the Sprinkler Factory (38 Harlow Street, Worcester) It is the end product of a collaboration between poets from Worcestershire, England, and the Worcester County Poetry Association.
In addition to some of the US poets involved we were pleased to have Brian Evans-Jones, a former Poet Laureate of Hampshire, England join us to read the work of the British poets involved.
10th Annual Gregory Stockmal Reading
A Recitation from Memory of T.S. Eliot’s Four Quartets
This recitation was performed by actor and poet John Farrell artistic director and founder of Figures of Speech Theatre
Thursday, November 8 @ 7:00 pm College of the Holy Cross, Smith Hall, Rehm Library, 1 College Street, Worcester
Co-sponsored by Arts Transcending Borders at the College of the Holy Cross and the WCPA