2017 Festival

 

What people had to say about the 2017 festival.

Thanks for attending the third Kalamazoo Poetry Festival, April 28-29, 2017 with guest poet Diane Seuss! She is a Pulitzer Prize finalist for her book “Four-legged Girl” and writer in residence at Kalamazoo College. She grew up in Southwest Michigan and has called Kalamazoo home for many years.

 

Check out the highlights of 2017.

Poetry-Printmaking-Palooza with Traveling Stanzas: Writing Across Borders (by invitation only)
Friday, April 28, 2017
All Day
Poetry-Printmaking-Palooza with Traveling Stanzas: Writing Across Borders (by invitation only)

Celebration of Community Poets and Inspiration Fair
Friday, April 28, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Celebration of Community Poets and Inspiration Fair
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Your Turn: Open Mic at FIRE
Friday, April 28, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Your Turn: Open Mic at FIRE
FIRE Historical and Cultural Arts Collaborative

Moving UniVERSE: Youth Animation Project with Read and Write Kalamazoo and KVCC New Media Arts Center
Saturday, April 29, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Moving UniVERSE: Youth Animation Project with Read and Write Kalamazoo and KVCC New Media Arts Center
Mary Jane Stryker Theater, Kalamazoo Valley Museum

Healing Self and Community Through Poetry: A Panel Conversation
Saturday, April 29, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Healing Self and Community Through Poetry: A Panel Conversation
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Reading and Craft Talk with Diane Seuss
Saturday, April 29, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reading and Craft Talk with Diane Seuss
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts