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Poetry at Round Top

  • 12 Apr 2019
  • 14 Apr 2019
  • Round Top Festival Institute

April 12 - April 14, 2019

18th Annual Poetry at Round Top

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Event Schedule

2019 Poetry Speakers

Registration opens online on Monday, February 18, 2019 at 9:00 am. Online registration only.

18th Annual Poetry at Round Top
Friday April 12 - Sunday April 14, 2019

Held on the serene campus of Round Top Festival Institute, 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.

Information will be posted as it becomes available.

Featured Poets include Major Jackson, Marie Howe, Benjamin Sáenz, Vievee Francis, Forrest Gander, Natalia Treviño, Sherwin Bitsui and Bruce Noll as Walt Whitman. Musical Program TBA. View biographies at Poetry at Round Top/2019 Speaker Bios.

The Schedule of Events for the three-day weekend will be posted on the Poetry at Round Top website.

Workshops. Festival Registration is required plus $40 fee for each workshop. Full descriptions for the optional workshops are posted at Poetry at Round Top/Workshops.

Manuscript Consultations. Festival Registration is required plus $75 fee for the private consultation. Manuscript consultations are offered in 30-minute sessions.

Registration Fees (provided for information only; pre-registration is not available):

  All Weekend - $150.00
  Saturday only - $75.00
  Friday only - $25.00

Registration - Student:
  All Weekend - $50.00
  Saturday only - $25.00
  Friday only - $10.00

Email poetryatroundtop@gmail.com for more information.

Festival Institute Office: 979-249-3129

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