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Galway Kinnell Poetry Festival


  • 5 Linbrook Drive, apt 106 Warwick, RI, 02889 United States (map)
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To honor the memory of Nationally known Pawtucket Poet Galway Kinnell, past winners of the Galway Kinnell Poetry Contest are planning a weekend of events including a social gathering of poets on Friday evening Sept 14, for Pints and Poems at a local brewery, which will be open to non poets to come share a favorite poem by Galway Kinnell or other RI poet as well as a pint or two.

Para comemorar la poesia del poeta reconocido nacionalmente, criado en Pawtucket, Galway Kinnell (1927-2014), ganadores del Concurso de Poesía en Honor de Galway Kinnell han planeado un fin de semana de eventos y actividades incluyendo el viernes, 14 de Septiembre, para Pintas y Poemas en una cervecería local. Para poetas, y los que son menos-poeta para compartir un poema favorito por Galway Kinnell u otros.

Saturday will be filled with workshops including one on the Poetry of Kinnell and one in collaboration with Endless Beautiful and a Hip Hop workshop, Haiku and Nature, etc. This will be followed by an open mic.

El sábado, 15 de septiembre, estará llenado con talleres de escritura incluyendo uno sobre la poesía de Kinnel, un taller con Endless Beautiful y un taller de Hip Hop y uno de Haiku. Después habrá un micrófono abierto.

Sunday will be an afternoon reading featuring several RI poets at Stillwater Books. Registration information is available on the website and Facebook page.

El domingo habrá lecturas por varios poetas de Rhode Island en Stillwater Books, 175 Main St Pawtucket. Información para registrar se encuentra en el sitio red y nuestro Facebook.

Earlier Event: September 13
Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame Guided Tour
Later Event: September 14
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