Pittsburgh: Morgantown is about 74 miles / 1 hr 30 min
from the Pittsburgh International Airport, the closest
major airport. (Morgantown does have a small local airport.)
Directions from downtown Pittsburgh are here.
Bus and limousine services are available. Contact Airport
Limo at (800) 326-2907.
Washington, DC: Morgantown is about 207 miles / 3 hr 45
min from Washington, DC.
Buffalo, NY: Morgatown is about 290 miles / 5 hours from
New York (JFK): Morgantown is about 399 miles / 7 hours
from JFK Airport in New York.
Sandy Baldwin for
additional travel information and for specific
Location and WVU Maps
Festival opens 7pm on April 23, at 123 Pleasant Street,
a classic performance venue in downtown Morgantown. The
evening reading on April 24th will be held at the Morgantown
Theater Company, 276 Walnut Street, from 7-10pm. The evening
readings on April 25 and 26th will be held at the Monongalia
Arts Center, 107 High Street, from 7-10pm.
events on April 24, 25, and 26th will be held in the Mountaineer
Room of West Virginia University's Mountainlair student
center. For a WVU map, click here.
Virginia University's Personal Rapid Transit system (PRT)
is a monorail connecting all parts of campus. The PRT
costs a quarter and makes it easy to get from one end
of Morgantown to another.
festival participants must make hotel reservations for
themselves. The Festival Directors can supply a list of
of rooms are reserved at the following hotels:
Hotel Morgan. Rates: $76/night. This historic hotel
is situated in downtown Morgantown, easy walking distance
to the Festival events. Register by April 10 to ensure
the Festival rate.
Phone: (304) 292-8200
FAX: (888) 241-7944
Holiday Inn. Rates: approx. $64/night. This hotel
is located near the Interstate and convenient to the University's
PRT system. Register by March 23 to ensure the Festival
have not negotiated Festival rates with
the hotels listed below, but these are economical and
Lodge Coliseum. $66/night.
Tel: (304) 599-8181
Suites Hotel. $75/night.
Tel: (304) 598-1000
Inn. Rates: $51.22/ night.
Tel: (304) 599-5840
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you have any questions please email Sandy Baldwin at email@example.com.
by: the Electronic
Poetry Center (SUNY Buffalo) and the
Center of Literary Computing (WVU)