- Community Events
Brown (The New Testament), Rankine (Incorrect Merciful Impulses), and Yeager (Like That) are the headlining readers for the sixth annual New York City Poetry Festival on Governors Island.
Aragón, Cárdenas, Martinez, and others read in the Bryant Park Reading Room for "Pintura Palabra," an event sponsored by the University of Notre Dame's Letras Latinas literary initiative.
Taylor (Work & Days), poetry reviewer for NPR's All Things Considered, reads with Harvard University professor Burt (Parallel Play) and Massachusetts poet Massey (Illocality).
Roberto Masnata, the son of Italian Futurist poet Pino Masnata, presents the U.S. debut of his father's visual poetry. Poet Andrew Joron, translator Margaret Fisher, and composer Charles Amirkhanian also participate in a...
Poet, fiction writer, and filmmaker Alexie (What I've Stolen, What I've Earned) reads from and discusses his first children's book, Thunder Boy Jr., at this event presented by Village Books.
Cantalupo (Involving Residence) and Chuc (How One Loses Notes and Sounds) read for "perspectives: viet nam," part of the Expressions L.A. series curated by Dori Marler and James Maverick.
Salmagundi editor Boyers (To Forget Venice) reads with U.S. Poet Laureate Herrera (Notes on the Assemblage) for the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival, which also features music from The Latin Heartbeat Orchestra.
Members of The Conversation, a multi-media company focused on "Blackness & its infinite permutations," read and perform for this event presented by Greenlight Bookstore as part of the Books Beneath the Bridge series.