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2021 Utah Poetry Festival - ONLINE

  • Online/Virtual, UT 00000
  • Presented By: Utah State Poetry Society
  • Dates: 4/16/2021 - 4/18/2021
  • Location: Online/Virtual Space
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:59 PM
  • Price: The Utah Poetry Festival is free and open to the public. Events can be watched live or streamed later via the Utah Humanities YouTube channel. Live events will feature public Q&As. All events will be closed captioned by AI Media. Only registered participants will receive a link to the Google Drive file with documents from the Saturday pedagogy panels. Registration is currently open. View the schedule to register. Festival attendees must register for each event they wish to attend.
  • Overview
    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Utah Poetry Festival will be virtual. Beginning Friday, April 16 and ending Sunday, April 18, 2021, the festival will feature poetry pedagogy roundtables, moderated conversations and public Q&A’s with poets from around the state, and two headline reading events.The Utah Poetry Festival is hosted by Utah’s poet laureate, Paisley Rekdal, and is funded by fellowships and grants from The Academy of American Poets, Utah Division of Arts and Museums, and Utah Humanities.
    Dates: 4/16/2021, 4/17/2021, 4/18/2021