Students love our poetry readings & performances, writing-generative workshops, and student open mic, and we are excited to be going REGIONAL for the first time to reach more students throughout the state! This December we're bringing SDOP to: Worcester State University, UMass Lowell, Bristol Community College in Fall River, UMass Boston, UMass Amherst (sponsored by Five College Consortium).


Headliners: Jarita Davis, Aja Monet, José Olivarez
Workshop leaders include: Taylor Butts, Maggie Cleveland, Tracy Furtado, Timothy Gager, Marybeth Rua-Larsen, Chrisanne Souza, Heidi Stahl, Matthew Wedlock, & more

Headliners: Nick Flynn, Aja Monet, Gregory Pardlo
Workshop leaders include: Hannah Brown, Anthony Febo, Timothy Gager, Neiel Israel, Danielle Jones-Pruett, Jonathan Mendoza, Matt Parker, John Ronan, Jade Sylvan, & more

This may shift slightly in the coming weeks, but in general we expect this to be the schedule at each event.

School arrival: 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Poetry sampler: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Writing generative workshop 1: 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
Writing generative workshop 2: 10:35 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Lunch break: 11:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
Headline event: 12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Student Open Mic: 1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

sdop 2015 registration form

To register for more than one region, please submit multiple registration forms. | Boston, South Shore, North Shore, Central MA, Western MA
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Thank you to our generous sponsors!