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30th Anniversary Dodge Poetry Festival

30TH Anniversary Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival to Be Held October 20-23 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center and Newark's Downtown Arts District


North America’s Largest Poetry Festival Includes Readings, Performances, and Conversations by Dozens of Leading Voices in Contemporary Poetry, Including: Current U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera Former U.S. Poets Laureate Billy Collins, Kay Ryan and Robert Hass Pulitzer Prize winner Gary Snyder and Pulitzer finalist Elizabeth Alexander, the inaugural poet at President Barack Obama’s first inauguration A diverse array of poets ranging from contemporary published writers to performance poets and slam champions