Welcome to the schedule of the 2015 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, happening May 1-3 in the beautiful and historic town of Salem! 

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To purchase your attendance button, read articles on our headliners, get tips for where to stay in Salem, and more, visit our website at www.masspoetry.org/festival2015.

avatar for Craig Blais

Craig Blais

Anna Maria College
Poet and Professor
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Carolyn A. Dragon

The Poet's Way
CEO ~ Chief Enjoyment Officer

Harris Gardner

Tapestry of Voices
Co-Founder/ Executive Director
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Amanda Hope

Poet & librarian
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Shirley Jones-Luke

Fiction Writer
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Jennifer Keogh

Course Instructor
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Daniela Maldonado

Salem State University
Festival Intern

Frank Mand

GateHouse Media NE/Wicked Local

Barbara Matteau

University of Mass Boston
Grant Adminisrator
avatar for Mary Nyhan

Mary Nyhan

Inter-Lakes High School
High School English Teacher
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Dawn Paul

Montserrat College of Art
Writing/Interdisciplinary Faculty
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Jess Tower

Poet and Tutor

Sarah Vickery

Ipswich Poetry Group
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Abigail Warren

Cambridge College
Associate Professor
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Eric Wasileski

Warrior Writers
Boston Facilitator
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Kaaren Whitney

Sinfield Nature Conservation Trust
Poet in Residence