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Worcester County Poetry Association

Worcester County Poetry Association
Worcester, MA
The Worcester County Poetry Association (WCPA) is a non-profit organization based in Worcester, Massachusetts. It was established in 1971 with a three fold mission:

- Celebrate the rich literary history and creative energy of Central Massachusetts through public readings, workshops, festivals, scholarly conferences and other programs.
- Publication of the literary journal The Worcester Review.
- Collaborate with libraries, bookstores, colleges and universities, museums, churches, schools, community centers, businesses and a variety of cultural organizations to promote poetry events.