The 19th annual Beall Poetry Festival was held from April 3 to April 6 at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. The festival featured readings, panel discussions, and the Virginia Beall Ball Lecture on Contemporary Poetry. Participating poets in 2012 included Stephen Dunn, Michael Longley, Jay Parini, and A. E. Stallings. All events were free and open to the public. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for information about the 2013 festival.
Beall Poetry Festival, Baylor University, 1 Bear Place, #97404, Waco, TX 76798-7404. (254) 710-1768.