E-Poetry 2003: An International Festival of Digital Poetry
Registration deadline: April 1, 2003

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Directions to Morgantown

From 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.

From Washington, DC: Morgantown is about 207 miles / 3 hr 45 min from Washington, DC.

From Buffalo, NY: Morgatown is about 290 miles / 5 hours from Buffalo.

From New York (JFK): Morgantown is about 399 miles / 7 hours from JFK Airport in New York.

Contact Sandy Baldwin for additional travel information and for specific local directions.

Festival Location and WVU Maps

The 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.

Daytime 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.

West 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.


All festival participants must make hotel reservations for themselves. The Festival Directors can supply a list of local hotels.

Blocks of rooms are reserved at the following hotels:

The 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
Reservation: 1-800-252-7466
FAX: (888) 241-7944

The 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 rate.
Tel: 304-599-1680
Fax: 304-598-0989

We have not negotiated Festival rates with the hotels listed below, but these are economical and convenient accommodations.

Econo Lodge Coliseum. $66/night.
Tel: (304) 599-8181

Euro Suites Hotel. $75/night.
Tel: (304) 598-1000

Friends Inn. Rates: $51.22/ night.
Tel: (304) 599-5840


For up-to-date local weather conditions in Morgantown, click here.

If you have any questions please email Sandy Baldwin at charles.baldwin@mail.wvu.edu.

Co-hosted by: the Electronic Poetry Center (SUNY Buffalo) and the Center of Literary Computing (WVU)

Last Updated: 4/14/03

Loss Pequeño Glazier,E-Poetry Director
Sandy Baldwin, E-Poetry 2003 Co-Director

E-Poetry 2003 Web Site:
http://epc.buffalo.edu/e-poetry/2003 &