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Upcoming Community Events

  1. Lecture
    • Monday, July 25th, 10:00AM

    Chancellor of the Academy of American poets Nelson (My Seneca Village) gives a craft lecture as part of the Sewanee Writers Conference at The University of the South.

  2. Reading
    • Tuesday, July 26th, 6:30PM

    Indiana Poet Laureate and Butler University professor Wagner (The Harmonist at Nightfall) reads for the Poets Laureate of Lawrence series.

  3. Reading
    • Wednesday, July 27th, 3:45PM

    This reading marks the end of the Favorite Poem Project Summer Poetry Institute, where K-12 educators study with renowned poets including Mazur (Forbidden City) and Pinsky (Singing School).

  4. Reading
    • Thursday, July 28th, 7:00PM

    Blossom (Longevity), Jess (Olio), Moschovakis (They and We Will Get Into Trouble for This), and Miller (Post-) read for the Showcase Reading Series, featuring poets with books in this year’s Poets House...

  5. Reading
    • Friday, July 29th, 7:00PM

    Kansas City poets Gershun, Hughes, Powers, and Shah read for this BYOB potluck event that also features neon art and music from River Cow Orchestra and Rick Malsick.

  6. Reading
    • Saturday, July 30th, 12:00PM

    Conrad Lochner hosts a marathon reading of Stanford’s book-length poem The Battlefield Where The Moon Says I Love You on the eve of the poet's birthday.

  7. Reading
    • Sunday, July 31st, 4:00PM

    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.  

  8. Reading
    • Monday, August 1st, 7:00PM

    Watercolorist, collage artist, and poet Moomey (Figure in a Landscape) is the featured reader for the Poetry Express series hosted by Jan Dedrick.

  9. Reading
    • Tuesday, August 2nd, 7:00PM

    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. 

  10. Reading
    • Wednesday, August 3rd, 7:00PM

    Taylor (Work & Days), poetry reviewer for NPR's All Things Considered, reads with Harvard University professor Burt (Parallel Play) and Massachusetts poet Massey (Illocality).

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