The New York City
POETRY FESTIVAL
Event Date
July 29th & 30th
OPEN FROM
11 AM - 6 PM
Days
63
Hours
16
Minutes
44
News from the New York City Poetry Festival

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Thank you @joannasaid and @JEdwardRice for supporting our Kickstarter! We're endlessly grateful to you. <3

Thank you @krasowitz @nexthello @erinalynn @GlampStars @preludemag @kartar! Your Kickstarter donations made the @nycpofest possible!

You'll see a bunch of personalized thank you's here over the coming days. If you'd like to donate anyway, kck.st/2nZsT45!

Thank you thank you thank you thank you everyone who supported our Kickstarter! We just hit our $10,000 goal!!!!!

We've got 30 minutes left and only $274 left to raise!! Help us get there, friends! kck.st/2nZsT45

Check out The 7th Annual New York City Poetry Festival by The Poetry Society of New York on @Kickstarter kck.st/2oprb7F

Until next time NYC, Algonquin stage is closed.

Tyrone Watson delivered powerful poetry. A wonderful close to the Algonquin stage.

Vida is up at Algonquin! You can visit their website for research at vidaweb.org

Stacie Evans: "Bury the bodies."

"One breath away," Adjoa Jones de Almeida sings before performing.

"Jury Duty; such a snooze." - Cooper Wilhelm

"I want you to want to kiss me." -Aimee Herman

11 AM

The festival will open at 11am and close at 6pm on July 29th and 30th, 2017.

Governors Island

Governors Island, a 172 acre island in the heart of New York Harbor, is only 800 yards from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. It is a world unto itself, unique and full of promise.

250 poets. 5 boroughs. 2 days. ONE CITY.