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Announcing the 2022 Legacy of Poetry Fest: Can Poetry Save the Planet, running April 22nd through 24th. Featuring readings, discussions, and contests open to faculty, staff, students, and the community!

Visit this page to see the full schedule of events!

Past Prominent Readers

Forrest Gander

Forrest Gander

2019, Water and Fire

Arthur Sze

Arthur Sze

2019, Water and Fire

Maxine Hong Kingston

Maxine Hong Kingston

 2017, Asian American poets

Juan Felipe Herrera

Juan Felipe Herrera

2016, Poetry on the Paseo

Al Young

Al Young

2014, SJSU’s Legacy of Diversity Through Poetry: All Kinds, All Colors.