Poetry Month

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:15pm - 3:15pm

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) invites all members of the college community to share their favorite poem at the Robert Pinsky Favorite Poem Project on Tuesday, April 1, from 2:15-3:15 p.m. in the Student Union building.


Participants are asked to submit their favorite poem for consideration by composing an email with the subject title “Poetry Project” and attaching a Microsoft Office Word document that provides the following information:


  1. Your name
  2. Your LCCC email address
  3. A brief explanation of the poem’s significance to you
  4. The author’s name
  5. The full text of the poem


Submissions are limited to poems not written by friends or relatives and need to be emailed to cfmyers@lccc.edu by Monday, March 24. Participants will be notified if their submission is selected by March 28.



For more information, please contact Dr. Myers (cfmyers@lccc.edu) or Dr. Mayberry (kmayberry@lccc.edu) or visit www.favoritepoem.org.


LCCC's Poetry Month events are as follows:

April 1 - The Pinsky ProjectApril 9 - Poetry Reading with Lisa BaronApril 22 - Poetry Reading with Paul MartinFor more information, please contact LCCC's English department at 610-799-1717 or John Nardone at jnardone@lccc.edu