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Mission:

Poetry@TECH’s mission is to share the craft of poetry with the community -- at Georgia Tech, in the state of Georgia, in the US, and around the world -- by providing a program that hinges on diversity, and is focused on community building through the arts.

Dr. Wayne Clough Discussing Thomas Lux at Lux’s Tribute Event, April 2017

Linda Gregerson reads at Poetry@Tech, October 2015

Thomas Lux, Inaugural Bourne Chair in Poetry, 2001-17

Richard Blanco, Poet & Civil Engineer, Reading at Poetry@Tech, September 2014

Billy Collins, US Poet Laureate 2001-03, & Tyehimba Jess, Pulitzer Prize Winner 2017 at Poetry@Tech, September 2017

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Kurtis Lamkin, Patricia Smith, & Cornelius Eady at Poetry@Tech, April 2014

Poetry@Tech is one of the most well-known poetry organizations in the country. Our mission is to bring high-profile and celebrated poets to Atlanta, and to bring the art of poetry to Georgia Tech students and the State of Georgia. Each year, Poetry@Tech organizes programs to promote poetry and poetics. Our poetry reading series is one of the most acclaimed in the country, bringing many legendary poets and critics to our community, including Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners, MacArthur 'Genius' Grant recipients, and other beloved authors. We also host workshops, craft talks, conversations about poetry, festivals, poet-in-school programs, and other activities.

2020-21 Event Schedule

Check out our Events page for upcoming events.

News

Check out the latest updates from Poetry@Tech on our News page

Terminus Magazine

Terminus is Poetry@TECH's annual print anthology, featuring new work from renowned poets from around the world. Find information about Terminus and order back issues on the Terminus web page.


      Poetry@TECH is one of the most well-known poetry organizations in the country. Our mission is to bring high-profile and celebrated poets, as well as new and exciting voices, to Atlanta, and to share the art of poetry with Georgia Tech students and the communities across Georgia.

      Each year, Poetry@TECH organizes programs to promote poetry and poetics. Our acclaimed poetry reading series introduces Atlanta and Georgia audiences to many legendary poets and critics, including Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners, MacArthur 'Genius' Grant recipients, and other beloved authors. We also host workshops, craft talks, conversations about poetry, Atlanta-wide poetry festivals, poet-in-school programs, and other activities.


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Upcoming Events


Atlanta Poetry Festival & Translation Summit
featuring distinguished poets from USA and Germany

29 October 2020         |     3 pm EST
Virtual Event - Free to attend, no RSVP


An Evening of Poetry
featuring Victoria Chang & JC Reilly

19 November 2020     |     7 pm EST
Virtual Event - Free to attend, no RSVP


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