jan-news-imageWelcome to the new monthly edition of poetry news, brought to you by Provo Poetry. Each edition will include poetry happenings and other announcements coming up in Utah, with highlights specifically for Utah county.


Jan. 10, 2017 – Rock Canyon Poets poetry open mic at Pioneer Book in Provo, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Jan. 12, 2017 – Speak for Yourself spoken word open mic at Enliten Cafe in Provo, at 7:30 pm


Jan. 15, 2017 – Utah Writers Resist Reading at Mandate Press in SLC from 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Mar. 2, 2017 – Metaphors Everywhere free poetry lecture by Rosemerry Wahtola-Trommer at the Canyon Community Center in Springdale (Southern Utah)

Mar. 3, 2017 – Poetry in the Park one-day workshop ($50 fee) at Zion Park Lodge (Southern Utah) 


Jan. 31, 2017 Deadline – Provo Poetry POEMBALL call for short poems. No fee to submit.

Jan. 31, 2017 Deadline – Writers @ Work Annual Writing Competition. $20 entry fee.

Feb. 18, 2017 Deadline – Red Butte Gardens call for poetry. No fee to submit.

If you have an event or announcement related to poetry in Utah, please contact us here and we will include it in our next edition.

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