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Roethke Poetry & Arts Festival

The Theodore Roethke Poetry & Arts Festival is a triennial celebration of the Pulitzer-winning poet Theodore Roethke, featuring various events throughout the Great Lakes Bay Region. The highlight of this festival features the visit of a national poet, who is awarded the SVSU Board of Fellows Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize.  Check back soon for more details about the upcoming 2018 Roethke Poetry and Arts Festival.

‌The 2018 Theodore Roethke Poetry & Arts Festival was made possible in part by a grant from the Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.