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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Amy Lawless

Brooklyn, New York
Amy Lawless is the author of two books for poems, most recently My Dead (Octopus Books 2013). Her third book Broadax is also forthcoming from Octopus Books. An audio chapbook "from Broadax" is just out from Black Cake Records. Some poems have most recently appeared appeared in So & So Magazine, Atlas Review, and Smoking Glue Gun. Some prose has recently appeared in Poor Claudia, Twelfth House, BOMBlog, Real Pants, and The Conversant. She was a 2011 New York Foundation for the Arts poetry fellow. Amy lives in Brooklyn, and teaches writing in New York and New Jersey.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, May 2