THE CITY OF NEWARK AND NJPAC TO HOST
2010 GERALDINE R. DODGE POETRY FESTIVAL,
OCTOBER 7-10, 2010
Biennial event to feature MORE THAN three dozen renowned poets, including four U.S. Poets Laureate, Pulitzer Prize winners, and other
acclaimed, award-winning and widely-published poets
Tickets go on sale Friday, April 23, 2010
Expected to attract 20,000 to NJPAC and other Newark venues
Newark, NJ –From Thursday, October 7 through Sunday, October 10, the City of Newark and New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) will host the largest poetry event in North America, the2010 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival. Tickets for the Festival go on sale beginning Friday, April 23rd (see below for complete Ticket Information and Festival Prices). The Festival is sponsored, in part, by the Bank of America and PSEG Foundation.