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Go to the 2013 Boston Poetry Marathon

By Harriet Staff


The Poets Are Coming!

It’s the 2013 Boston Poetry Marathon! From August 16-18, if you are in Cambridge of the west, you can expect greatness in lyrical form:

A Summer Poetry Marathon
featuring a billion local and visiting poets
reading for 8.5 minutes apiece
Admission is free but the hat will be passed

Recitations from the likes of Cecilia Corrigan, Jenny Zhang, Matvei Yankelevich, Joel Sloman, Guillermo Parra, Debrah Morkun, Philip Nikolaev, Mark Lamoreaux, Douglas Rothschild, Karen Weiser, Nathaniel Otting, and beaucoup d’others will be offered for sacrifice. Jim Behrle and John Mulrooney have arranged it. Go on out. Full lineup is here.

Posted in Poetry News on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 by Harriet Staff.