The Poetry Forum

Columbus, Ohio USA

Poetry Forum

Zoom Reading Schedule

1st Monday each month @ 7 PM

2020 - 2021

November 9 ~ Kip Knott

Winner of 2020 William Redding Memorial competition

December 7  ~  [Wide Open Mic]

January 4  ~  Gary Copeland Lilley

February 8  ~   Shei Sanchez

March  8  ~  Joy Sullivan


                            April  12 ~  Matt McBride

Matt is the recipient of a Divine Poetry Fellowship and a George Elliston Poetry Fellowship as well as an Ohio Arts Council Excellence in Poetry award. His work has previously appeared in Court Green, Cream City Review, Columbia Poetry Review, FENCE, Guernica, Mississippi Review, Ninth Letter, [PANK], Tupelo Quarterly, and Zone 3, among other journals. His first book, City of Incandescent Light, was published by Black Lawrence Press. He can be found online at

May 10  ~  Stephanie Kendrick

June 14  ~  ML Liebler

July 12  ~  TBA

August 9  ~  TBA

September 13  ~  TBA

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