UC Blue Ash College Poetry Cafe

People at the Poetry Cafe

The Poetry Cafe features poetry and music by guest poets and musicians. Along with poetry and song writing contest winners, there are open mic readings, live performances and free food!

Poetry Cafe News

Check out articles from past events, lists of past winners, and other announcements about the Poetry Cafe. 

Writing Contests

UC Blue Ash College has hosted poetry and songwriting contests for more than a decade to help increase interest in poetry and songwriting among college and high school students. 

Winners can earn prizes and a chance to perform at the Poetry Cafe!

Keep an eye out for upcoming opportunities to apply.



Writing Contests

Contact Information

Email: rhonda.pettit@uc.edu