Schedule

Poetry at Round Top 2019 Schedule TBA soon! 

Poetry at Round Top 2018

Festival Schedule

Friday, April 20

3:30p Time to Write or Optional Workshops or Manuscript Consultations

  • Scott Brownlee, From “Me” to “I” to “We”: Summoning the Power of the Collective Voice in Persona Poems
  • Carrie Fountain, Writing Where You Are (and Where You’ve Been)
  • Javier Zamora, Stealing from Márquez

Manuscript Consultations:

Liz Garton Scanlon

Tomás Morín

Kurt Heinzelman

5:00p

Panel: “Writing Home” Javier Zamora, Emmy Pérez, Carrie Fountain, Liz Garton Scanlon

6:00p Dinner

8:00p Featured Readings

Roger Reeves

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

 

Kafe Kaffeine, Round Top Fellows Reading to follow immediately

 

Saturday, April 21

 

9:00a Featured Readings

Kurt Heinzelman

Liz Garton Scanlon

 

10:15a Panel “Writing It Out” Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Roger Reeves, Kurt Heinzelman

 

11:00a Open Mic or Optional Workshops or Manuscript Consultations

  • Emmy Pérez, The Poetics of Luminosity
  • Roger Reeves, The End of the World

Manuscript Consultations:

Tomás Morín

 

12:30p Lunch

 

2:00p A Conversation with Naomi Shihab Nye and Coleman Barks

 

3:00p Featured Readings

Javier Zamora

Emmy Pérez

 

4:30p Open Mic or Optional Workshops or Manuscript Consultations

  • Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Who Said Nights Were for Sleep: Writing Aubades and Nocturnes
  • Kurt Heinzelman, Art and Windows
  • Tomás Morín, Random Gifts: Finding Poems in the Accidental

 

Manuscript Consultations:

Liz Garton Scanlon

 

6:00p Dinner

8:00p Featured Readings

Coleman Barks

Naomi Shihab Nye

Special Music Presentation, Isaac Peña

Reception to follow immediately

Sunday, April 22

9:00a Distance Avails Not! Hosted by Judy Jensen

9:45a Featured Reading

Carrie Fountain

11:15a Time to Write or Optional Workshops

  • Laura Van Prooyen, Image and Memory
  • Naomi Shihab Nye, Ways of Beginning
  • Liz Garton Scanlon, Writing Picture Books: The Rules and Wonder of Crafting Verse for Young People

Manuscript Consultations

Kurt Heinzelman

1:00p Garden Party Picnic and Anthology Reading