In coordination with Rattle magazine, the 2022 Wrightwood Arts & Wine Festival features a range of poetry events. All readings are free to attend, but workshop attendees and slam performers require a registration fee.


Schedule of Events

10am – 12pm Slant Confession w/ Nicelle Davis

12pm – 2pm Vital Verse w/ Alejandro Escudé

2pm – 4pm Scores Please! w/ Taylor Mali

4pm – 5pm Faculty Poetry Reading & Open Mic: Nicelle Davis, Alejandro Escudé, and Brian Sonia-Wallace

7pm – 9pm Wrightwood Poetry Slam (Community Building, doors open at 6:30pm, performers register here)

All Day: Live Typewriter Poetry with Brian Sonia-Wallace (booth #22)

Until 5pm: Soap Haiku Contest at Whole Life Soaps