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2014 Dartmouth Poet in Residence Rebecca Foust will give a reading at Marin Villages, a nonprofit serving seniors, on Saturday at Corte Madera Town Center. The event will include a reading of poets of various generations followed by readings by two former Marin County poet laureates, Prartho Sereno and Rebecca Foust. The event is scheduled … Continue reading
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Posted: May 29, 2019, 8:39 pm
1990 Frost Place Dartmouth Poet in Residence Rosanna Warren recently had a poem featured in The New Yorker. Read “That the Earth Is Suspended” here.   Rosanna Warren was born in Fairfield, Connecticut to a pair of writers: Robert Penn Warren, a major poet and novelist, and Eleanor Clark, a prize-winning author of criticism, fiction, … Continue reading
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Posted: May 8, 2019, 9:26 pm
Ross White, who is the Associate Director of the Conference on Poetry and the Executive Director of Bull City Press, recently won the Sexton Prize for new poetry collection. His manuscript, Charm Offensive, will be published by Eyewear Publishing and distributed in the US, UK, and Ireland. Read more about the prize here. Ross White … Continue reading
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Posted: May 8, 2019, 3:28 pm
The winner of the 2019 Frost Place Bull City Press Chapbook Competition, R. Cassandra Bruner, has been announced as a recipient of the 2019-2020 fellowship at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. Read more about this incredible accomplishment, which awards a stipend of $38,000 and teaching duties at The University of Wisconsin-Madison, here. R. Cassandra … Continue reading
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Posted: May 2, 2019, 8:07 pm
Mary Jo Salter was the Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place in 1981. Read a poem of hers here. Continue reading
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Posted: April 30, 2019, 8:20 pm
Patrick Donnelly, who serves as The Frost Place Poetry Seminar Director, recently had a poem featured in Poetry Daily. Read his poem ” I told Jesus When I Was Afraid” here.   Patrick Donnelly is the author of four books of poetry. Former poet laureate of Northampton, Massachusetts, Donnelly is director of the Poetry Seminar … Continue reading
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Posted: April 30, 2019, 5:57 pm
Afaa Michael Weaver has taught at The Frost Place’s Poetry Seminar, as well he served as the final judge for the 2016 Frost Place Chapbook competition, sponsored by Bull City Press. Read an interview with Afaa which appeared in Divedapper here.   Continue reading
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Posted: April 30, 2019, 1:06 pm
Hey Frost Place Friends! What do you think about this new bipic movie about the life of Emily Dickinson, Wild Nights with Emily? Check out a write up about the film in Vulture here. The question is can anyone adequately depict this beloved American poet-recluse? Tell us your thoughts about it in the comment section. Continue reading
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Posted: April 30, 2019, 1:05 am
Cleopatra Mathis was the Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place in 1982. She currently serves at The Frost Place’s Board of Trustees’s Vice Chair. Read her poem, “Survival: A Guide,” here. The Dartmouth Poet in Residence program at The Frost Place is a six-to-eight-week residency in poet Robert Frost’s former farmhouse, which sits on … Continue reading
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Posted: April 29, 2019, 5:57 pm
Jacob Rivers, who currently serves as the Assistant to the Director, was recently interviewed by The New Englander regarding his work as the managing editor of The Henniker Review. Read the article here.   Jacob Rivers currently tends to Robert Frost’s former homestead in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. He is an MFA candidate … Continue reading
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Posted: April 29, 2019, 2:49 pm