The 11th annual LiTFUSE Poets’ Workshop was held from September 22 to September 24 at the Mighty Tieton arts center in Tieton, Washington. The conference featured workshops, readings, performances, and meditation for poets. The faculty included poets Alexander Dang, Christine Holbert, Christopher Howell, Tod Marshall, Tim McNulty, Shankar Narayan, Paisley Rekdal, Michael Schmeltzer, Derek Sheffield, Nance Van Winckel, Joe Wilkins, and Carolyne Wright. The registration fee, which included weekend classes and a banquet on Saturday night, was $195. Master classes were available for an additional $100 to $120 each. Lodging was available at nearby hotels; free camping was available on the Mighty Tieton property. Registration was first come, first served; on-site registration was available as space permits. Visit the website for more information.
LiTFUSE Poets' Workshop, Tieton Arts & Humanities, P.O. Box 171, Tieton, WA 98947. (509) 979-5190. Emily Gwinn, Director.