New Poetry Advocacy Group

Monday, November 28, 2011 1:07 PM | Karen Krossing
Poet Steven Withrow, along with a fifteen-member advisory board including CANSCAIPer Carol-Ann Hoyte, has created Poetry Advocates for Children & Young Adults (PACYA).

PACYA is a grassroots, not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting poetry for every age group. PACYA is dedicated to:
  • speaking out for the need to engage with poetry at every age level.
  • creating a global online for hub for news, reviews, essays and interviews; learning/scholarly resources; communication and networking; audiovisual archives; collaborative projects; and more.
  • organizing and promoting readings, awards, workshops and conference in North American and internationally.
For more information, check out PACYA's blog.