Celebrate. Educate. Preserve.


The nation's first academic center for Black poetry, Furious Flower was established on the James Madison University campus to serve creative writers, literary and cultural scholars, and poetry lovers everywhere.

Download our 2024 Spring Program


Furious Flower IV Registration is Now Live!

We are thrilled to announce that registration for the fourth, historic, once-in-a-decade Furious Flower Conference is live from now until July 7.

Register Now »

Furious Flower Syllabus is LIVE!

The Furious Flower Syllabus Project: Opening the World of Black Poetry is officially live and available to the public. You can view the open-access text, video resources, and find out more information about the project at the link below.

More Info »

Furious Flower News

Back to Top