POETRY PLACE : A LITERARY VENDOR FAIR


A PARTIAL LIST OF THE VENDORS AT THIS YEAR’S POETRY PLACE. Activities take place RIGHT NEXT DOOR TO THE MAIN AUDITORIUM.

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Nevada County Arts Council 
Nevada County Arts Council facilitates collaborative efforts that promote and sustain the visual, literary and performing arts of Nevada County to advance the cultural, social and economic life of our community. Come and learn all about what we do – and join the family. nevadacountyarts.org

Community of Writers at Squaw Valley
The preeminent Community of Writers will feature information for their upcoming Summer Poetry & Fiction workshops. communityofwriters.org

California Poets in the Schools
Unleash your creativity with poetry-writing stations and other multimedia activities for all ages. Meet Poet-Teachers and learn more about bringing a poet to a school near you. Copies of the Statewide Anthology will also be available. californiapoets.org

Sacramento Poetry Center
Learn all about thisindependent literary resource that is having its 40th year anniversary this year. Find out what is happening at the center and browse our “Little Free Poetry Library” onsite. Stop by to read a poem and maybe have it accompanied by one of our musical hosts.

Bootstrap Press 
Bootstrap Press is a small-press publisher of contemporary experimental writing based both in Lowell, MA and Nevada City, CA. Come and meet the team! bootstrappress.org

Booktown Books
Stop by to visit this cooperative of fourteen independent booksellers on. Several booksellers will be here, bringing items saved especially for this year’s Poetry Place. Lots to view - come with a discount coupon which you can pick up at Booktown Books in Grass Valley prior to Sierra Poetry Festival. booktownbooks.com

Sierra Nevada College
Find out about Sierra Nevada College’s MFA in Creative Writing, a low-residency program on the shores of Lake Tahoe. Pick up a copy of the Sierra Nevada Review literary journal. sierranevada.edu

Evelyn Schmelling’s Psychic Poem Shop
Visit Evelyn at her Psychic Poem Shop for your psychic poem, written on her vintage typewriter –on the spot. pioneersofourselves.wordpress.com

St Mary's College Creative Writing MFA Program
Come and learn all about St Mary’s two-year program which has a campus environment that feels like a writing retreat within the bustling Bay Area. stmarys-ca.edu

Blue Oak Press 
The Blue Oak Press booth will feature its latest three books and an opportunity to meet the publisher, editors and authors. Books will be available for purchase, and staff available for a written evaluation of your (brief) writing sample in any genre, with the possibility of publication. blueoakpress.media

Poetry Flash
Visit Poetry Flash, the preeminent Literary Review & Calendar for the West. Learn all about how it builds community through literature, access to literary activities and information. If you are a writer, get ready be inspired. poetryflash.org