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Lit Mag attends the biennial Dodge Poetry Festival

Students involved in LitMag traveled to Newark for the Dodge Poetry Festival to learn about writing and literature.

Brigid McCarthy

November 21, 2018

Members of the Literary Magazine took a glimpse into the world of professional writing at the Dodge Poetry Festival in Newark on Friday, Oct. 19. The Dodge Poetry Festival is a four-day event that occurs every other year in Newark. The festival is the largest of its kind in North America. Authors ...

Lit Mag attends Dodge Poetry Festival

Seniors, from left, Vivian DeRosa of Ocean, Michelle Moroses of Wall, Kaitlyn Hammond of Wall and Merina Spaltro of Allentown were four of the students who attended the Dodge Poetry Festival.

Jeff Busold

October 23, 2018

The Literary Magazine club attended the Dodge Poetry Festival in Newark on Friday, Oct. 19, where they saw a variety of famous poets and heard readings of their work. Technology teacher and Literary Magazine adviser Laura Gesin chaperoned the trip. The selection process for the event was more involved than the t...

Lit Mag deadlines approaching

Marissa Ho

October 17, 2016

Lit Mag members shared pieces from the theme, “Red.” Some of the pieces shared included several written works and a water color painting. This theme will be featured in the upcoming issue. The Dodge Poetry Festival trip is Oct. 21. Next week’s prompt is “Flight.” Submissions for the new issue a...

Lit Mag looks for first submissions and Dodge Poetry Festival attendees

Marissa Ho

September 28, 2016

At this week's meeting, members read their submitted pieces for last week’s theme: "raw." Editor-in-chief and senior Angel Chasco of Middletown started the session with his poem and editor junior Karoline Winzer of Matawan ended with hers. This week’s theme is "red." Submissions for the first issue...

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