Pioneer Valley Poetry Festival

HELD YEARLY IN THE FALL, THE PIONEER VALLEY POETRY FESTIVAL (CURRENTLY IN RESIDENCE  AND GENEROUSLY SUPPORTED  BY AMHERST COLLEGE) HAS BROUGHT TOGETHER A WIDE AND VARIOUS GROUP OF CONTEMPORARY WRITERS FOR A WEEKEND OF READINGS AND COMMUNITY.

GATHERED BY INVITATION, THE FESTIVAL SEEKS TO BRING A SELECTION OF DIVERSE PRACTICES AND SENSES OF THE ART EACH WORKING  INTENSIVELY  IN THE FIELD AT THE HEIGHT OF THEIR POWERS . 

VIDEO OF PAST FESTIVALS CAN BE FOUND HERE AS WELL AS A SELECTION OF WHAT WOULD HAVE FORMED THE 2020 FESTIVAL, RECORDED BY THE POETS AT HOME.