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Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival and Save

October 18-21, 2018

 

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LARGEST POETRY FESTIVAL IN NORTH AMERICA RETURNS TO NEWARK

THE GERALDINE R. DODGE POETRY FESTIVAL will feature four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music collaborations throughout Newark’s Downtown Arts District and its galleries, historic churches, museums and NJPAC’s glorious theaters.

NEW JERSEY TRANSIT AND DODGE POETRY PARTNER TO GREEN THE FESTIVAL

It’s easy and stress-free to get to and from the Festival by light or heavy rail, or bus, without the expense of gas, tolls and parking fees. Once again, New Jersey Transit is partnering with Dodge Poetry to offer special $10.50 discounted roundtrip tickets for the Festival from anywhere in New Jersey and New York’s Penn Station. Tickets go on sale in April, National Poetry Month.

Readings and performances will feature President Obama’s first inaugural poet, Elizabeth Alexander; bestselling authors Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine and Sapphire; former U. S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; literary legends Eileen Myles and Ntozake Shange ; Pulitzer Prize-winner Gregory Pardlo; and many more; including Ellen Bass, Jericho Brown, Henri Cole, Kwame Dawes, Forrest Gander, Linda Gregerson, Terrance Hayes, Brenda Hillman, David Hinton, Khaled Mattawa, Marilyn Nelson, Gregory Orr, Alicia Ostriker, Alberto Ríos, Mary Ruefle, David St. John, and David Young, among others.

PROMOTION: Buy your event tickets through the Ticketmaster ticket package and receive your NJ TRANSIT transportation voucher for $10.50, valid for a round-trip to/from any points in New Jersey as well as from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station or Newark Broad Street Station and for continued travel on Newark Light Rail and / or bus to The Dodge Poetry Festival, for the date listed on the transportation voucher.

Visit www.DodgePoetry.org to learn more, sign up for our mailing list, and book rooms at special early-bird rates.


RESTRICTIONS:  Offer not valid with any other offer. 


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Ride NJ TRANSIT to the Geraldine Dodge Poetry Festival & Save

         

Tickets On Sale Now

Buy your event tickets through the Ticketmaster ticket package and receive your NJ TRANSIT transportation voucher for $10.50, valid for a round-trip to/from any points in New Jersey as well as from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station or Newark Broad Street Station and for continued travel on Newark Light Rail and / or bus to The Dodge Poetry Festival

October 18-21, 2018

 

Tickets On Sale Now



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  Geraldine Dodge Poetry Festival 2018