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2014 Festival in Pictures

See some familiar poet faces and relive some of your favorite moments from the 2014 Festival in Newark's Downtown Arts District.


Poetry Exploration
for N.J. Teachers 

Spring & Fountain poetry exploration sessions are open for registration in locations across the state. Participants can earn up to 20 Professional Development Hours for their time in Spring & Fountain groups. Groups are intimate and run by Dodge Poets. 

Participants from Spring & Fountain sessions all over the state can join together for the culminating event, The Common Gathering, to be held on Saturday, May 9 in Princeton. The featured poet will be Patricia Smith. 

For more information and registration, click here.

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Poetry in the Classroom: Welcome to the Poetry Zone! October 5th, 2015 Dodge

Once a month throughout the school year, our Poetry blog will feature ideas and activities for classroom use.  All these posts will focus on creating opportunities that invite students to experience a personal connection to poetry.  An easy way to start is by making your classroom and your school a Poetry Zone. Name of Activity: Make Your School a Poetry Zone, Part One CONCEPT: &nb...

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Poetry Friday: Festival Videos – Sharon Olds October 2nd, 2015 Dodge

It’s Poetry Friday, and today we’re happy to share a reading by Sharon Olds featuring her poems “Sheffield Mountain Ode” and “Ode to my Whiteness” during the poetry sampler of the 2014 Dodge Poetry Festival. For more info on Sharon, check out our blog about her. Enjoy! *** Check back with us each Friday for more Festival videos! Dodge Poetry Facebook | Twi...

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