Poetry at Round Top Festival

Texas, United States


Details
Apr 11 - Apr 13, 2014

Festival

SCHOLARSHIP:Available

CONTACT: Katherine Durham Oldmixon
EMAIL: poetryatroundtop@gmail.com
WEBSITE: poetryatroundtop.org

Poetry at Round Top is an annual festival presenting the nation’s most exciting and prominent poets over three days of readings, workshops, and conversations on craft.

The festival takes place on the beautiful grounds of Festival Hill in Round Top, TX, located in the rolling hills between Austin and Houston. Featured poets have included W.S. Merwin, Naomi Shihab Nye, Li-Young Lee, Carolyn Forsché, Kwame Dawes, Tony Hoagland, Linda Gregg, Pattiann Rogers, Nick Flynn, Mark Doty, Martín Espada, Dean Young, Brigit Pegeen Kelly, Marie Howe, Ted Kooser, Chase Twitchell, Adam Zagajewski, Kazim Ali, Lorna Dee Cervantes, and more.


Faculty

Featured Writers Include:

2014: Jane Hirshfield, Joy Harjo, Gregory Orr, Jericho Brown, Eduardo C. Corral, Tomas Q. Morin, Susan B.A. Somers-Willett, James Tolan, Jenny Browne and Naomi Shihab Nye.


Genres

Poetry


Location

Texas, United States



Poetry at Round Top Festival

Poetry at Round Top is an annual festival presenting the nation’s most exciting and prominent poets over three days of readings, workshops, and conversations on craft. The festival takes place on the beautiful grounds of Festival Hill in Round Top, TX, located in the rolling hills between Austin and Houston. Featured poets have included W.S. Merwin, Naomi Shihab Nye, Li-Young Lee, Carolyn Forsché, Kwame Dawes, Tony Hoagland, Linda Gregg, Pattiann Rogers, Nick Flynn, Mark Doty, Martín Espada, Dean Young, Brigit Pegeen Kelly, Marie Howe, Ted Kooser, Chase Twitchell, Adam Zagajewski, Kazim Ali, Lorna Dee Cervantes, and more.

The 2014 Festival (April 11-13) will feature Jane Hirshfield, Joy Harjo, Gregory Orr, Jericho Brown, Eduardo C. Corral, Tomas Q. Morin, Susan B.A. Somers-Willett, Jenny Browne, James Tolan, and Naomi Shihab Nye.