The New York City
POETRY FESTIVAL
Event Date
July 29th & 30th
OPEN FROM
11 AM - 6 PM
Days
62
Hours
21
Minutes
32
News from the New York City Poetry Festival

Shakespeare and gardening and summer and the New York City Poetry Festival. FAVORITE IF YOU'RE EXCITED! πŸŒžπŸŒ»πŸ“

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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

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.