The 17th annual Poetry at Round Top Festival was held from April 20 to April 22 at the Round Top Festival Institute campus in Round Top, Texas. The program featured workshops, readings, lectures, craft talks, and panel discussions. The faculty included poets Coleman Barks, Carrie Fountain, Kurt Heinzelman, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Naomi Shihab Nye, Emmy Pérez, Roger Reeves, and Javier Zamora. The cost of the conference was $125 ($60 for students) or $75 for Saturday only. Workshops were an additional $40. Private manuscript consultations were available for an additional $60. Housing was available on campus and at nearby inns. Meals were available for purchase on campus. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.
Poetry at Round Top Festival, Round Top Festival Institute, P.O. Box 89, Round Top, TX 78954. (979) 249-3129.