The Poetry Society of Texas, a member of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies, Inc. and an affiliate of the Academy of American Poets. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.
Our Mission Statement:
The purpose of the Society shall be to secure fuller public recognition of the art of poetry, to encourage the writing of poetry by Texans, and to kindle a finer and more intelligent appreciation of poetry, especially the work of living poets who interpret the spirit and heritage of Texas.
Persons in accord with the purposes of the Society are cordially invited to join.
While you’re here, feel free to browse our publications, brush up on our history, find a chapter near you, or get involved.
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2022 Annual Summer Conference.
Poetry Society of Texas
Beth Ayers Conference Chair
Thursday—Saturday July 14, 15, and 16—2022
Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Allen
705 Central Expressway South – Allen, Texas 75013
2022 Conference information
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Photo from the 100th Celebration Banquet – Photo by Sir Charles Taylor
1921 – 2021
100th Banquet opening ceremony video
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