The Poetry Society of Vermont welcomes new members, both writers and appreciative readers.
Founded in 1947, PSOV is an association of poets and supporters who join in promoting an interest in poetry through meetings, workshops, readings, contests, and contributions to the society's chapbook, The Mountain Troubadour. Anyone may join the society including high school and college students and non-residents of Vermont.
Membership in PSOV
To join the society contact membership chair, Sally Anne Reisner. Mail dues of $20 or $10 for students, to Sally at P.O. Box 1215, Waitsfield, VT 05673. Please include your name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address. Membership is renewed annually by January 1. A Membership List is available by contacting Sally.
Advantages of membership include participation in readings and workshops, opportunities to have poems published in the society's chapbook, competition for awards, and fellowship with many appreciative readers and writers of poetry. Members receive a copy of the society's chapbook, The Mountain Troubadour, published annually.
Members recieve a copy of The Mountain Troubadour as part of their membership. For a subscription or an additional copy, send $8 to Subscription Manager Betty Gaechter, 134 Hitzel Terrace, Rutland, VT 05701.
collection contains the records of the Poetry Society of Vermont, a statewide organization
that promotes public awareness of poetry. The collection was given to the
Vermont Historical Society in December 2005 by the creating organization (ms.
acc. no. 2005.10). It is stored in 4 document storage boxes and two flip-top
archival boxes; it consumes 5 linear feet of shelf space.