The line-up of Festival Poets (to date) for the 2010 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, has been announced.
The list includes many nationally and internationally acclaimed poets, four US Poets Laureate, Pulitzer Prize winners and MacArthur Fellows.
To date, the poets listed below have agreed to participate in the 2010 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival.
|Amiri Baraka ||Michael Dickman||Dunya Mikhail|
|Hadara Bar-Nadav||Rita Dove||Joseph Millar|
|Marjorie Barnes||Martín Espada||Malena Mörling|
|Tara Betts||Santee Frazier||Aimee Nezhukumatathil|
|Jericho Brown||Rigoberto González||Sharon Olds|
|Teresa Carson||Kathy Graber||Marie Ponsot|
|Michael Cirelli||Penny Harter||Claudia Rankine|
|Billy Collins||Bob Hicok||Kay Ryan|
|Kyle Dargan||Tyehimba Jess||Margo Taft Stever|
|Kwame Dawes||Galway Kinnell||Mark Strand|
|Oliver de la Paz||Dorianne Laux||Jerry Williams|
|Matthew Dickman||Laura McCullough||check updated list|
Tickets for the Festival, which is October 7 – 10 in Newark, New Jersey, will go on sale through the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) box office on Friday, April 23rd at 10 am.
The full press release has brief bios of the Festival Poets, ticket options and prices, and accessibility of the venues for patrons with mobility, visual and hearing impairments.
The Festival website, which we will be updated regularly between now and October, is the place for all Festival details.
You an also follow the Dodge blog for more on the poets and get updates via their Twitter and Facebook page.