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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Krysten Hill

Krysten Hill is an educator, writer,and performer who has showcased her poetry on stage at the Boston BookFestival, Merrimack College, The Massachusetts Poetry Festival, and manyothers. She received her MFA in poetry from UMass Boston where she currentlyteaches. Her work can be found or is forthcoming in apt, The BaltimoreReview, B O D Y, Word Riot, Muzzle, PANK, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, WinterTangerine Review and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the 2016 St.Botolph Club Foundation Emerging Artist Award. Her chapbook, How Her Spirit GotOut, received the 2017 Jean Pedrick Chapbook Prize.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, May 1

8:30am EDT

Words that Slay the Monsters--How to Write Through Your Fear: Workshop with Krysten Hill *Student Track* Hawthorne Sophia RoomLIMITED

9:40am EDT

10:50am EDT

Saturday, May 2

11:00am EDT