Previous prize winners and their works.
Call for Submissions flier
Call for Submissions flier.
The Beall Poetry Festival
A three-day celebration of some of the finest contemporary poets, with readings, a panel discussion, and the Virginia Beall Ball Lecture on Contemporary Poetry.
The 2st Annual Beall Poetry Festival
March 25-27, 2015
Susan Wheeler, Simon Armitage, Terrance Hayes, Neil Corcoran
Wednesday, March 25, 3:30 PM (Carroll Science 101): Student Literary Awards
Wednesday, March 25, 7:00 PM: Terrance Hayes Poetry Reading
Thursday, March 26, 3:30 PM: Neil Corcoran, "Robert Graves and Contemporary Poetry"
Thursday, March 26, 7:00 PM: Susan Wheeler Poetry Reading
Friday, March 27, 3:30 PM: Panel Discussion (Carroll Science 101)
Friday, March 27, 7:00 PM: Simon Armitage Poetry Reading
All events in Bennett Auditorium unless otherwise signified.
Baylor University's 21st annual Beall Poetry Festival is supported by the John A. and DeLouise McClelland Beall Endowed Fund, established in 1994 by Mrs. Virginia B. Ball of Muncie, Ind., to honor her parents and to encourage the writing and appreciation of poetry. For more information, write to the Baylor University Department of English at One Bear Place #97404, Waco, TX 76798-7404 or call (254) 710-1768.