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.


Joe McGurn

Joe McGurn a member of the Salem Writers' Group. He also is an active member in Sales and Marketing Toastmasters that meets at Constant Contact in Waltham. Joe enjoys running and participates in many short and long distance events throughout the year. He is a graduate student at Salem State University where he studies literature and writing. Hobbies include, hiking, photography, running, public speaking, writing, and the occasional open mic night.