Join Philadelphia Stories editors and top-name poets for the LitLife Poetry Conference for a day of master classes, discussions, readings, open mic, poetry book fair and more — including a celebration of the Sandy Crimmins Poetry Prize and Montgomery County Poet Laureate winners.
WHEN: Saturday, April 1, 2017
WHERE: Rosemont College
The third annual “LitLife Poetry Festival” is back, featuring workshops, panel discussions, master classes, and a celebration of our Sandy Crimmins poetry winner! Save the date and stay tuned for details!
The LitLife Poetry Festival annually focuses on poetry’s engagement with the world, and this year’s conference will continue that march with panels covering a range of topics including collaborative writing environments, how women of color performance poets disrupt oppressive systems, and how contemporary poetry instruction can invigorate student poetry–and thinking. The day will feature workshops by and Tim Seibles and Lamont Steptoe, engaging panels and presentations, readings, and opportunities to talk to other poets and poetry editors at the book fair and lunch. Register to join us here.