BOSTON NATIONAL POETRY MONTH FESTIVAL

             20th Boston National Poetry Month Festival 

           RESCHEDULED for OCTOBER 13th-18th

                   Boston Public Library, Central Branch, Copley Square

                                         Fisher College, 116 Beacon Street

                                  Community Church of Boston, 565 Boylston Street

                               The Festival  is moving INTACT, alive                                        and well to FALL 2020 -- new dates below

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Tue

10/13

Film tribute to Ifeanyi Menkiti, poet, teacher,

     and owner of the Grolier Poetry Book Store

Poets Dick Flavin, Regie Gibson, Charles Coe, 

Danielle Legros Georges, Martha Collins,

Tomas O'Leary and CD Collins, plus live music

Wed

10/14

Evening of Poetry, Music and Dance

Berklee and Boston area performers.

world music and original songs &

dance.  produced by Lucy Holstedt

film — 5:15

poets —

6:00-8:30

BPL

7:30-

9:15 pm

Community

Church of

Boston

Fri

10/16

Haiku Workshop with Judson Evans

Live music and open mic

David Ferry, George Kalogeris, Bert Stern

     and more.

1:00-

4:30pm

BPL

Sat

10/17

renowned poet Martín Espada

Craft and publishing panel.

Live music.  Many established poets

Writers Without Margins

10:00am-

4:30pm

BPL

"Go Fish" Wednesday Evening fun at

 Fisher College, including Open Mic. and established musicians and poets.

 

7:30-

9:00pm

Fisher

College

Thu

10/15

6:00-

8:30pm

BPL

Sun

10/18

WGBH radio host Eric Jackson

poets from Endicott College 

Live music.  New England Poetry Club

more established poets and open mic

The Boston National Poetry Month Festival is co-sponsored by Tapestry of Voices &

           Writers Without Margins, in collaboration with Boston Public Library.

         

      

            FOR INFORMATION: Tapestry of Voices: 617-306-9484. Library: 617-536-5400.

            BPL: For special needs call 617-859-2212 two weeks in advance