2020 Participating Poets

The West End Poetry Festival features poets from a range of poetic styles, ages, professions, racial and ethnic backgrounds, and stages of development. The festival draws emerging and established poets and local and nationally recognized poets.

This year’s theme is “Poetry for a Change”. For more information about joining the conversation, visit our how to participate page.

2020 West End Poetry Festival Participants

Featured Poets

Carrboro Poets Council

Virtual Curated Open Mic

Community Poem (NEW!)

  • We would like to create a poem with you to publish on the West End Poetry Festival Website! Stay tuned for how to participate.