The Cascadia Poetry Festival returns May 9-12, 2019, in Anacortes, Washington!
In addition to a tribute to Sam Hamill, poet, editor, translator and Co-Founder of Copper Canyon Press, there will be the launch of two anthologies, the Samthology for Sam Hamill and a bilingual poetry anthology in Spanish and English, Make It True meets Medusario.
Among the scheduled poets are José Kozer (winner of the 2013 Neruda Award from the Chilean government), Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna, Shin Yu Pai, Stephen Collis, Susan Griffin, Tim McNulty, Stephen Kuusisto, Rebecca Seiferle, EJ Koh, Ian Boyden, Lyn Coffin, Kent Johnson and others to be announced. There will be a shakuhachi flute performance by longtime Hamill collaborator Christopher Yohmei Blasdel.
Gold passes admit you to all events except master workshops, are $25 & on sale. Tickets here.
- May 9, 2019
- Croatian Cultural Center
801 5th Street Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
- More Info
- Paul Nelson
About Partner Events
This event is one of dozens supported by Humanities Washington throughout Washington State each year. It is developed and put on by the host organization.