April 12 - April 14, 2019
18th Annual Poetry at Round Top
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2019 Poetry Speakers
Registration opens online on Monday, February 18, 2019 at 9:00 am. Online registration only.

18th Annual Poetry at Round Top
Friday April 12 - Sunday April 14, 2019

Held on the serene campus of Round Top Festival Institute, Poetry at Round Top is an annual festival presenting the nation's most exciting and prominent poets over three days of readings, workshops, and conversations on craft.

More Information is available on the Poetry at Round Top website.

Public Poetry "POETRY RIDE to ROUND TOP" participants:

Register for the Festival on the Public Poetry website as part of the Poetry Ride Package. Sign up for Workshops and Consultations here. Click on the "View Prices and Purchase" button above.

Featured Poets include Major Jackson, Marie Howe, Benjamin Sáenz, Vievee Francis, Forrest Gander, Natalia Treviño, Sherwin Bitsui and Bruce Noll as Walt Whitman. Musical Program by Glenn Rexach. Workshop leaders also include Laura van Prooyen, Octavio Quintanilla and Lucas Jacob. View biographies at Poetry at Round Top/2019 Speaker Bios.

The Schedule of Events for the three-day weekend will be posted on the Poetry at Round Top website.

Workshops. Festival Registration is required plus $40 fee for each workshop. Full descriptions for the optional workshops are posted at Poetry at Round Top/Workshops. Workshops are limited to three per person. Workshops are offered in 75-minute sessions. After registration opens, select the workshop by workshop leader, date and time when you make your purchase. Due to the limited number of workshops, a workshop may sell out while you are making your purchase. Delete the workshop from your shopping cart and, either return to the shopping cart to select another one, or complete checkout and send an email to reservations@festivalhill.org to be added to a waiting list.

Manuscript Consultations. Festival Registration is required plus $75 fee for the private consultation. Limit 1 per person. Private Consultations are offered in 30-minute sessions. After registration opens, select the manuscript consultation by consultant, date and time slot when you make your purchase. Consultants are Vievee Francis and Octavio Quintanilla. Available consultations are listed in the shopping cart. Due to the limited number of consultations, a consultation may sell out while you are making your purchase. Delete the consultation from your shopping cart and, either return to the shopping cart to select another one, or complete checkout.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:
A 20% fee will be deducted from all refunds requested on or before April 5, 2019. No refunds can be given after April 5, 2019.

Accommodations:
A limited number of rooms on campus are available for overnight accommodations. Select and pay for registration, meals, optional workshops and manuscript consultations online. Send an email to reservations@festivalhill.org or call 979-249-3129 to make room reservations. Room reservations will be processed after registration opens on February 18 at 9:00 am.

Alternate lodging may be found at exploreroundtop.com/stay.

Email poetryatroundtop@gmail.com for more information.

Festival Institute Office: 979-249-3129

Concert Hall Location: 248 Jaster Rd, Round Top, TX 78954
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