Community Events


Wednesday, September 17, 5:30PM

Douglas Kearney and Ruth Ellen Kocher

Kearney (Patter) and Kocher (Goodbye, Lyric) read from their new poetry collections for this series hosted by the Columbia College Chicago Department of Creative Writing.

Thursday, September 18, 7:00PM

Morgan Lucas Schuldt Memorial Reading

Yona Harvey (Hemming the Water) and Craig Santos Perez (unincorporated territory [guma']) read for this annual event in honor of Schuldt (1978-2012).

Friday, September 19, 7:00PM

Katie Ford, Matthea Harvey and Jim Moore

Ford (Blood Lyrics), Harvey (If the Tabloids Are True What Are You?) and Moore (Underground) read from their recently published collections, all out from Graywolf Press.

Saturday, September 20, 7:00PM

Lonely Christopher, Alina Gregorian and others

Christopher (Death and Disaster Series), Gregorian (Navigational Clouds) and others read for this event presented by Monk Books, edited by Ben Pease and Bianca Stone.

Sunday, September 21, 11:00AM

Petaluma Poetry Walk

Molly Fisk (Blow-Drying a Chicken), Jack Foley (Life), Katherine Hastings (Nighthawks) and many other poets read at downtown Petaluma cafés, bars, theaters, and museums thoughout the day for the 19th year...

Monday, September 22, 7:00PM

Patricia Lockwood

"Poet Laureate of Twitter" Lockwood reads from her new collection, Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals.

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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