Santa Barbara Poetry Series

Santa Barbara Reading SeriesWith the generous help of California Poets & Writers, Inc., Paul J. Willis hosted the Santa Barbara Poetry Series from 2013-2016. Founded in the 1990s by David Oliveira, the series is held three times a year—fall, winter, and spring—in the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara (653 Paseo Nuevo, Upper Arts Terrace, Santa Barbara, CA 93101). Each reading features a younger poet, local poet, and visiting poet.

As of fall 2016, the Santa Barbara Poetry Series will be coordinated by Chryss Yost: