The 7th Biennial Warren County Poetry Festival is a free event to be held on September 24, 2011.
The theme of this year's festival is "Mapping the Landscape of Love and Loss in Poetry."
The Warren County Poetry Festival has won two Citation of Excellence from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.
The Festival will feature workshops, panel discussions, book signings, and open mic sessions.
Featured poets include: Toi Derricotte, Mark Doty, Marie Howe, Jim Haba, Sander Zulauf, Martin Farawell, Stanley Barkan, Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Lyn Lifshin, Joe Weil, and Laura Boss, Artistic Director.
This 7th Biennial Warren County Poetry Festival is made possible by a grant from the by the NJ State Council on the Arts and the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this Poetry Festival do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities..
The festival is held on the campus of the Blair Academy, in Blairstown, NJ.