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CURRENT POSTINGS (updated 2.06.24)

Mass Poetry is looking for volunteers to help out at our Teen Spoken Word Festival on the weekend of May 3-5! During the festival, we will host a series of workshops, events and poetry slams in which teens can participate. If you are interested in volunteering in any capacity, leading up to or during the event, please fill out this volunteer inquiry form.

Ricky Orng

Bring Mass Poetry Into Your Classroom

Apply to bring a poet educator into your classroom for a student day of poetry or longer residency.

Apply by 3/4 – Design Intern

From May 3 – 5, 2024, Mass Poetry will host the Write Here | Right Now | Speak Loud! Teen Spoken Word Festival in Boston’s Seaport. This year’s festival will feature workshops, a poetry slam, and will draw 100+ teens from across Massachusetts. Mass Poetry is seeking an individual with graphic design experience to support the design of festival materials. This position involves occasional travel to Mass Poetry’s headquarters in downtown Boston and requires approximately 8 hours per week, though the majority of the work will be remote in nature. A stipend of $350/month is provided. This position will run through May 9, 2024. For more details on this position, click HERE. Apply via the link below. 

Become A Poet Educator

Mass Poetry is seeking experienced Poet-Educators to share their love of poetry. From serving as a poet-in-residence to visiting a classroom through a student day of poetry, share your love of poetry firsthand with students across Massachusetts. Contact us if you would like to join us in this work.

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