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April 2018

Thursday
19
6:00 PM

Join Analicia Sotelo in her talk Virgin Territory: Latinidad, Femininity & Artistic Practice. (light refreshments at 5:30)

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

San Antonio, TX
Trinity University
William Knox Holt Center
106 Oakmont Court
San Antonio, TX 78212
United States
(210) 999-7601
Thursday
19
7:00 PM

Martha Collins joins the University of Houston's department of English for an evening of poetry.

Free and open to the public. 

Houston, TX
University of Houston
Jung Center
5200 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
United States
Saturday
21
3:30 PM

Justin Boening and Chris Santiago will be joining poets Rosebud Ben-Oni and Alicia Borinsky at Berl’s in Brooklyn for a poetry reading.

Free and open to the public.

Brooklyn, NY
Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop
141 Front Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
United States
Saturday
21
6:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at SpokeNGear as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Two Harbors, MN
SpokeNGear
1130 11th Street
Two Harbors, MN 55616
United States
Sunday
22
5:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Zenith Bookstore as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Duluth, MN
Bent Paddle Brewing
1912 W. Michigan St.
Duluth, MN 55807
United States
Monday
23
5:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at the University of Minnesota Duluth as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Duluth, MN
University of Minnesota Duluth
1049 University Dr
Duluth, MN 55812
United States
Wednesday
25
6:30 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Audubon Center of the North Woods as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Sandstone, MN
Audubon Center of the North Woods
54165 Audubon Rd
Sandstone, MN 55072
United States
Thursday
26
5:30 PM

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Milkweed Editions! Join us for an evening honoring poets and the vitality of the Twin Cities poetry community.

$0-$25

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Editions
1011 Washington Avenue South
Open Book, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
Friday
27
5:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at White Bear Lake Unitarian Church as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters. 

Free and open to the public. 

Mahtomedi, MN
White Bear Lake Unitarian Church
328 Maple St
Mahtomedi, MN 55115
United States
Friday
27
7:00 PM

David Keplinger will read from his new poetry collection, Another City.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

Vienna, VA
Bards Alley
110 Church St NW
Vienna, VA 22180
United States
(571) 459-2653
Saturday
28
10:00 AM

Celebrate our second-annual Independent Bookstore Day at Milkweed Books!

FREE and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave S
Open Book | 1st Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
612-215-2540
Sunday
29
1:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Midwest Mountaineering as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Minneapolis, MN
Midwest Mountaineering
309 Cedar Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55454
United States
Monday
30
1:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Coffman Lawn as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Minneapolis, MN
BWCA University of Minnesota
300 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

May 2018

Tuesday
1
6:00 PM
Milkweed Books presents Hanif Abdurraqib, featuring his collection of essays They Can’t Kill Us Until They Kill Us, and Danez Smith, featuring Don’t Call Us Dead, a finalist for the 2017 National Book Award in Poetry.

SOLD OUT

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 South Washington Avenue
Target Performance Hall | Open Book, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
612-215-2540
Tuesday
1
6:00 PM

Join the celebration as the Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters bicycles through the Twin Cities! Hosted by the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters, Milkweed Editions, and the American Society of Landscape Architects Minnesota Chapter.

$15 General, $5 Student. REGISTER HERE.

Minneapolis, MN
University of Minnesota
Rapson Hall Atrium, College of Architecture and Design
89 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States
Wednesday
2
6:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Spiral Brewery as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Hastings, MN
Spiral Brewery
111 2nd Street East
Hastings, MN 55033
United States
Thursday
3
5:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Fair Trade Books as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public. 

Red Wing, MN
Fair Trade Books
320 Bush St
Red Wing, MN 55066
United States
Monday
7
12:00 PM

Friends of the Brainerd Public Library invite you to join them for their Brown Bag author series on May 7 with presentations from various authors, including Jon Lurie reading from Canoeing with José with a signing to follow.

Free and open to the public. 

Brainerd, MN
Brainerd Public Library
416 S. 5th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
United States
Tuesday
8
7:00 PM

Parneshia Jones will be leading a conversation with Arundhati Roy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Ticketed event. 

Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
UWM Student Union Wisconsin Room
2200 East Kenwood Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States
Thursday
10
7:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Arcadia Books as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public. 

Spring Green, WI
Arcadia Books
9256, 102 E Jefferson St
Spring Green, WI 53588
United States
Friday
11
6:30 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Sequoya Library as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Madison, WI
Sequoya Library
Madison Public Library
4340 Tokay Blvd
Madison, WI 53711
United States
Saturday
12
6:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Rutabaga Paddle Sports as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Madison, WI
Rutabaga Paddle Sports
220 W Broadway
Madison, WI 53716
United States
Monday
14
6:00 PM

Hieu Minh Nguyen reads from Not Here (Coffee House Press), his acclaimed second book of poetry.

Free and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 South Washington Avenue
Open Books, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
612-215-2540
Wednesday
16
6:00 PM

Join us as we celebrate the release of Chibundu Onuzo’s novel Welcome to Lagos in partnership with Catapult and the Igbo Women League of Minnesota, featuring a conversation with Lesley Nneka Arimah.

FREE | Please RSVP

MINNEAPOLIS, MN
MILKWEED BOOKS
1011 WASHINGTON AVE S
Target Performance Hall | Open Book, 2nd Floor
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Thursday
17
6:30 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at REI as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Northbrook, IL
REI
888 Willow Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States
Saturday
19
8:00 AM

Join Milkweed Books for our first Farmers Market of the season!

Free and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Mill City Farmers Market
704 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Monday
21
6:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at St. Joseph County Public Library as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

South Bend, IN
St. Joseph County Public Library
304 South Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
United States
Tuesday
22
6:00 PM

Milkweed Books presents a reception and reading in celebration of the paperback release of Cecilia Konchar Farr’s The Ulysses Delusion: Rethinking Standards of Literary Merit. 

FREE and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 South Washington Avenue
Target Performance Hall | Open Book, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
612-215-2540
Thursday
24
6:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Bind Cafe as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Kokomo, IN
Bind Cafe
108 N Main St
Kokomo, IN 46901
United States
Thursday
24
7:00 PM

J. Drew Lanham will be hosted by Lawrence Public Library for a talk and book signing as part of its ongoing series, Diverse Dialogues on Race and Culture.

Free and open to the public.

Lawrence, KS
Lawrence Public Library
Liberty Hall
646 Massachusetts Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
United States

June 2018

Saturday
2
7:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Two Dollar Radio Headquarters as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Columbus, OH
Two Dollar Radio Headquarters
1124 Parsons Ave Columbus, Ohio
Columbus, OH 43206
United States
Thursday
7
7:00 PM

Elizabeth Rush joins Dan Denvir on Jacobin magazine's podcast, The Dig, in conversation about Rush's book, Rising.

Free and open to the public.

Providence, RI
Riffraff
60 Valley Street
Unit 107A (in the courtyard)
Providence, RI 02909
United States
Saturday
9
7:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at White Whale Bookstore as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public.

Pittsburgh, PA
White Whale Bookstore
4754 Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
United States
Saturday
16
8:00 AM

Join Milkweed Books for their June appearance at the MCFM!

Free and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Mill City Farmers Market
704 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN 55401
United States
6122152540
Monday
18
2:30 PM

Wayne Miller and Alison Hawthorne Deming are among this year’s workshop faculty members.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $600 EARLY BIRD RATE THROUGH MARCH 30. $660 BEGINNING MARCH 31. REGISTER BY MAY 1.

Bemidji, MN
The American Indian Resource Center
1620 Birchmont Dr. NE #21
Bemidji, MN 56601
United States
218-755-2032
Monday
18
6:00 PM

Join BookTowne in welcoming Elizabeth Rush to the Brielle Library with her new book Rising: Dispatches from the New America Shore. 

Free and open to the public.

Brielle, NJ
BookTowne
Brielle Public Library
610 South Street Brielle
Brielle, NJ 08730
United States
Tuesday
19
7:00 PM

Join Amy and Dave Freeman at Politics and Prose Bookstore as they cross nine states and cover 1,750 miles for Pedal to DC: Book Tour to Save the Boundary Waters.

Free and open to the public. 

Washington, DC
Politics and Prose Bookstore
5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
United States
Monday
25
6:00 PM

Amy and Dave Freeman present at the Plymouth Library on June 25th.

Free and open to the public.

Plymouth, MN
Plymouth Library
15700 36th Ave. N.
Plymouth, MN 55446
United States
Tuesday
26
7:00 PM

Elizabeth Rush reads from Rising at Savoy Bookshop and Cafe.

Free and open to the public.

Westerly, RI
Savoy Bookshop and Cafe
10 Canal St.
Westerly, RI 02891
United States

July 2018

Wednesday
18
7:00 PM

Elizabeth Rush reads at Water Street Books as part of her tour for Rising.

Free and open to the public.

Exeter, NH
Water Street Books
125 Water Street
Exeter, NH 03833
United States
Friday
20
7:00 PM

Elizabeth Rush presents from her new book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore at Harvard Book Store.

Free and open to the public.

Cambridge, MA
Harvard Book Store
1256 Mass Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

August 2018

Tuesday
7
7:00 PM

Elizabeth Rush reads from her collection of essays about climate and our changing coasts, Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore.

Free and open to the public.

Point Reyes Station, CA
Point Reyes Books
11315 CA-1
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
United States