Massachusetts Poet David Ferry Wins the National Book Award

Congratulations to Massachusetts resident David Ferry who won the National Book Award for Poetry or “Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations,” published by the University of Chicago Press.

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Benefit for Boston National Poetry Month Festival

Announcing an Evening of Poetry and Spoken Word Performance Art to benefit the 13th annual Boston National Poetry Month Festival Sunday, November 18th, 2012 6:30 to (app.) 9:30 pm, Private Home, Boxford MA The evening includes a light supper buffet, cocktails, and “poetic” desserts,  with a suggested minimum donation per person, $35. The Poets include […]

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“Mind-blowing” Poetry Experience at Lawrence High

An day-long poetry event at Lawrence High, co-sponsored by Mass Poetry, had students on fire with energy and excitement fas they delivered their own spoken words.

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Gillan, One of Next Year’s MPF Featured Poets, at Harvard’s Yenching Library

One of next year’s featured poets at the Massachusetts Poetry Festival will be reading at Harvard’s Yenching Library Sunday, November 11 at 3:00. Maria Mazziotti Gillan, along with Vivian Shipley, will present a program called Poets who edit On the Page and On the Stage.

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