The Cleveland State University Poetry Center is honored to work with students from both the Cleveland State University English Department and the NEOMFA program in northeast Ohio.

Below is a list of local northeast Ohio arts and education programs, presses, series, or events that we love, attend, support, or collaborate with. If you are interested in an internship or volunteering with the Cleveland State University Poetry Center, please contact us at

Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

Cleveland Museum of Art

Brews + Prose Reading Series

Mac's Backs Books

NEOMFA Program

NEOMFA Visiting Writers Series

Ohio Arts Council

University of Akron Press

Whiskey Island Magazine

Wick Poetry Center