Poetry News

Juniper Literary Festival

By Harriet Staff

Hard not to feel festive in this weather, so here's another festival lineup announcement. The 12th Annual Juniper Literary Festival: New Writers/New Writing will take place on April 13 & 14, 2012 at UMass-Amherst.

From their website:

On April 13 & 14, 2012 the University of Massachusetts Amherst MFA Program for Poets and Writers will host the 12th annual Juniper Literary Festival: New Writers/New Writing. Focusing on the ever-changing landscape of new American poetry and fiction, the festival showcases emerging poets and fiction writers alongside dozens of independent journals and presses in a unique national event. Featuring readings by diverse and talented poets and writers, roundtables on crucial creative and professional issues, and a press fair, the festival introduces audiences to vital contemporary writing and explores issues essential to the future of American literature.

Make the jump for the full schedule and lineup. Looks great!

Originally Published: March 14th, 2012