Chasing Dreams to American Shores

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Musicians from Worcester’s Pakachoag Music School provide fiddle music to accompany Curt Curtin’s reading of selected poems from Kerry Dancers. Though the collection focuses on Curt’s Irish-American heritage, it is a more generic immigrant’s tale dedicated to “immigrants from around the world who chased their dreams to the American shores.” Pre-recorded by Pakachoag Music School; […]

Sisters Outsider: Black Women Creating Poetry

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Join Worcester Black History Project, Worcester County Poetry Association, and Worcester Historical Museum for an evening of Worcester Black Women creating poetry.  Download a PDF of the event flyer. Registration is needed to join the event. Visit the Zoom registration link and fill in the form. A meeting link will be e-mailed to you. Register […]

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Virtual Poetry Reading with Joy Priest (Working Writers Series at College of the Holy Cross)

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The Working Writers Series at College of the Holy Cross is presenting a virtual poetry reading by Joy Priest. Registration is needed to join the event. Visit the Zoom registration link and fill in the form. A meeting link will be e-mailed to you. Register Joy Priest is the author of Horsepower (Pitt Poetry Series, […]

Poetry Writing Workshop with Susan Roney-O’Brien: Syllabics from Basho to Yeats and Beyond

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Register here: https://mywpl.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/poetry-writing-workshop-with-susan-roney-o-brien-syllabics-from-basho-to-yeats-and-beyond/ Do you remember clapping out the syllables of your name in first grade? Pure syllabic poetry is common in languages like Japanese but rarer in English, which counts both syllables and stresses. Starting with haikus, we will try our hands at writing tankas, nonets, roundels, cinquains, and diamantes. And as we go […]

Artists who are poets; poets who are artists

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Solstice  Open Reading with Christopher Reilley as feature 3-4 Poems or seven minutes Contact Sam 508 753 4319 for questions

Zoom Into Poetry with Karen Friedland

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A nonprofit grant writer by day, Karen’s poems have been published in the Lily Poetry Review Constellations, Nixes Mate Review, Vox Populi, the Muddy River Poetry Review and others. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, received the 59th Moon Prize from Writing in a Women’s Voice, and had a poem hanging on the walls […]

Free People’s Workshop

Artists, poets, musicians and playwrights etc. meet, share, discuss their current work, listen and offer helpful advice.  Please Join Zoom Meeting by using this link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6953052444 Meeting ID: 695 305 2444

a virtual Thirsty Lab with Curt Curtin

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The WCPA is happy to help the Thirsty Lab poetry reading go virtual for their 4th (and occasional 5th) Tuesday reading. On Tuesday, March 23, 20201, Curt Curtin and his wife, Dee O'Connor, will be the features.  In this final book launch event, Curt Curtin and his wife Dee O’Connor will read some of the lesser-known […]

Princeton Women’s Reading

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Each year Susan Roney-O'Brien organizes the Princeton Women's Reading in March,  with twenty women poets read together to celebrate joy, creativity, and poetry. Registration is needed to join the event. Visit the Zoom registration link and fill in the form. A meeting link will be e-mailed to you. Register The following poets are scheduled to […]

A virtual Thirsty Lab with Francine Sterle

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The WCPA is happy to help the Thirsty Lab poetry reading go virtual for their 4th (and occasional 5th) Tuesday reading.  On Tuesday, March 30, 20201, northern Minnesota native Francine Sterle will be the feature. Visit the Zoom registration link to receive information on how to join the reading, and Zoom will send you an […]