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December 3rd, 2022 Join in-person or via livestream to celebrate the life of Helen S. Schaefer, a champion of the Poetry Center.

Work with expert practitioners and award-winning poets! Scholarships available!

November writing activities for younger writers!
Jack o lantern wrapped with string / image by Łukasz Nieścioruk

"My question was and is, how do we work within the language that binds us, as if it was a ring itself, while breaking it open?"
Jenny Liou & Raisa Tolchinsky

Check out our lineup for the coming season!

Art For Justice

See the work from leading poets as part of this project that seeks to confront racial inequities within the criminal justice system to promote social justice and change.