Frost Place

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Franconia, NH
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The Frost Place Conference on Poetry will be held from July 10 to July 16 at Robert Frost’s former homestead in Franconia, New Hampshire. The conference features poetry workshops, classes, lectures, and time to write. The faculty includes poets Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Maudelle Driskell, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Michael Klein, Matthew Olzmann, and Martha Rhodes. The cost of the conference is $1,550, which includes lodging, transportation, and meals. Commuter tuition, which includes meals, is $1,250. The fee for a single day is $200. Submit three poems and a one-page letter of intent with a $25 application fee by June 5. Visit the website for more information.

The Frost Place Poetry Seminar will be held from July 31 to August 5 at Robert Frost’s former homestead in Franconia, New Hampshire. The seminar features poetry workshops, craft talks, readings, and one-on-one meetings with faculty. The faculty includes poets Patrick Donnelly, Ilya Kaminsky, Cleopatra Mathis, and Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon. Tuition is $1,550, which includes lodging and meals. Commuter tuition, which includes meals, is $1,250. The fee for a single day is $200. One-on-one manuscript consultations with Patrick Donnelly are available for an additional $575; the deadline to apply is May 15. For general registration, submit three poems of any length and a one-page letter of intent with a $25 application fee by June 29. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information

Frost Place Conference on Poetry, P.O. Box 74, Franconia, NH 03580. (603) 823-5510. Daniel Levin, Contact.