Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Inc. in partnership with Old School Square Cultural Arts Center
January 24-27, 2007
Old School Square Cultural Arts Center, 51 North Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33444
Call Crest Theatre Box Office for Tickets, 561 243-7922 ext 1
ELLEN BRYANT VOIGT
Morgan Stanley, The Palm Beach Post, WXEL-Radio & TV,
The Palm Beach County Cultural Council and Books & Books
Third Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival
January 24-27, 2007
Tickets now on sale at the Crest Theatre Box Office
51 North Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33444
Call 561 243-7922 ext. 1
Schedule of Public Events
Wednesday, January 24
8:00-10:00 p.m. Quincy Troupe & Dorianne Laux Reading*
Thursday, January 25
10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon Craft Talks*:
"The Marriage of Music and Meaning" by Dorianne Laux
"Love's Artifice and Fernando Pessoa" by Stephen Dunn
8:00-10:00 p.m. Thomas Lux & Heather McHugh Reading*
Friday, January 26
3:00-5:00 p.m. Florida Poets Reading: Barbara Hamby & David Kirby*
8:00-10:00 p.m. Alan Shapiro & Mark Doty Reading*
Saturday, January 27
10:00-10:30 a.m. Palm Beach County High Schools
Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony (Public free event)
10:30 a.m.-12:00 noon Reading by Workshop-Participant Poets (Public free event)
3:00-5:00 p.m. Favorite Poems by Others Read and Discussed by
Mark Doty, Thomas Lux, Heather McHugh,
Alan Shapiro, Quincy Troupe, & Ellen Bryant Voigt*
7:30-9:30 p.m. Ellen Bryant Voigt & Stephen Dunn Reading*
9:30-11:30 p.m. Coffee House where jazz, art and language meet:
Featured readers: Jeffrey McDaniel & Patricia Smith**
*Denotes Crest Theatre ticketed event open to public;
** Denotes Vintage Gymnasium event, admission payable at door.
Book signings follow every reading.
The Third Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival is presented by Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Inc.
in partnership with Old School Square Cultural Arts Center.
Palm Beach Poetry Festival, Inc. is a Florida nonprofit corporation, tax-exempt pursuant to Section 501(c)(3)
of the Internal Revenue Code and is a member of the Palm Beach County Cultural Council.
All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law