Poetry Microworkshops

Presented by O, Miami, Poetry Foundation, and Miami Book Fair International

O, Miami is teaming up with Poetry Foundation to present a series of “microworkshops” at the Miami Book Fair led by the 2014 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellows: Hannah Gamble, Solmaz Sharif, Danez Smith, Ocean Vuong and Wendy Xu.


  • Each workshop is ten minutes long
  • Bring one poem that is no longer than one page
  • The poet will read it and give you a few constructive ideas to improve your craft


The workshops will take place on Saturday, November 22nd, between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. in the Jai-Alai Books booth in Section A of the Street Fair. For directions to Miami Book Fair, go here. Please arrive five minutes before your scheduled time.


Each microworkshop is free, but entrance to Miami Book Fair is NOT included.


Fill out the form below. One microworkshop per person, please.