Join us for a writing workshop with Tina Escaja on Monday, October 14 from 5:00 – 7:00 at Rock Point Center, Burlington, VT. Tina will be exploring “Techno/Identity and Resistance: On Poetry, Gender, and Interspecies.” Interspecies? I had to ask Tina myself! Tina explained, “Interspecies and random poetry has to do with my work with […]
Thank you to all those who attended our 2nd annual Justice & Poetry for All event. Special thanks go to the poets who shared their and others’ work as well as to North End Studios for hosting. What a beautiful night it was! See photos from the event here.
Thank you to Mary Jane Dickerson, Lisa Buckton and all those who participated in the 2019 annual April Workshop at the Jericho Town Library and its culminating reading at the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library in Underhill! To listen to the reading, click on the following link: https://archive.org/details/DRMLPoetryWorkshop04292019
Thank you to the artists, musicians, and poets who took part in this year’s AMP Nights series! Thank you to audience members who came to experience the talent in our state. And thank you to River Arts of Morrisville, our collaborator in the arts. We greatly appreciate the support of all of you!
Please join us in Jeffersonville on Thursday, May 2 for our last in our AMP Nights! series. Our line up includes Artist Karen Henderson, Musician, Sebastian West, and Poet Stephen Cramer. While Tony Whedon and PoJazz were scheduled to perform this evening, circumstances beyond anyone’s control have changed the plans. We still promise to bring […]
I am so honored to have represented Sundog Poetry Center as a judge at last night’s Poetry Out Loud high school competition held at Vermont PBS in Colchester yesterday evening. Congratulations to the 10 finalists and the evening’s winner, Vera Escaja-Heiss, who will go on to represent Vermont at the national competition in April! Host […]
Thank you for coming out on March 7 to hear Matt Neckers speak about his rocket sculptures, members of the Vermont Fiddle Orchestra play some lively tunes, and LN speak the truth through her poems. Stay tuned for the next AMP Night on FRIDAY, APRIL 5 at River Arts in Morrisville. See you there! Sculptor […]
It’s the third and final installment of our 2018 AMP Nights! It’s happening Thursday, May 24 from 6:00 – 8:00 (doors open at 5:30) at Bryan Memorial Gallery in Jeffersonville – a night filled with magnificent Art, Music, and Poetry! $10 suggested donation at the door. Presented in partnership with River Arts and sponsored by […]
We had an inspiring day at Bishop Booth Center last Thursday with feature poet Tim Seibles, Vermont poets LN Bethea, Stephen Cramer, Rajnii Eddins, Lizzy Fox, Geof Hewitt, Kerrin McCadden, and Neil Shepard, and teachers and students from BFA St. Albans, Rock Point School, Vergennes, and Montpelier High Schools. Thank you to Main St. Landing […]
Listen to our interview with Cleopatra Mathis here. She was the last in our series, Conversations with Vermont Poets, sponsored in part by the Vermont Humanities Council. Cleopatra discusses writers and poetry topics such as Slyvia Plath, Flannery O’Connor, the importance of holding tension in writing poetry, the relationship between syntax, line break, vocabulary, and the […]