Literature & Poetry
Worcester County Poetry Association
Interest Areas: Education, Poetry, Writing
Founded in 1971 to provide a forum for local poets, students, and others to celebrate the rich literary history of Central Massachusetts - including strong connections to writers/poets such as Elizabeth Bishop, Charles Olsen, Frank O'Hara, Stanley Kunitz, Robert Cormier and Donald Baker. WCPA sposnors lectures, readings, workshops, and other activities involving both local and internationally known poets and writers.
WCPA membership is open to all who appreciate poetry and wish to support the vibrant culture of the Worcester poetry community. As a volunteer organization, WCPA welcomes active member participation in operations, programming and governance