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February 2018

Friday
23
3:00 PM

Panel featuring Elizabeth Rush, Cornelia Dean, and Mary Ellen Hannibal.

Free and open to the public.

Providence, RI
Brown University
Pembroke Hall 305
172 Meeting Street
Providence, RI 02912
United States
Monday
26
7:00 PM

The Loft Literary Center invites you to join us for short readings by Dessa, Donte Collins, Marcie Rendon, Roy Guzmán, and Mai Neng Moua. Book sales by Milkweed Books.

Regular: $10 | Member: $5

Minneapolis, MN
Loft Literary Center
1011 Washington Ave S
Open Book, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Wednesday
28
8:30 PM

Join us for an evening of poetry from Writer in Residence, Ada Limón and local poet Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello. 

Free, RSVP requested.

Miami Beach, FL
SWWIM
Betsy Hotel Conservatory
1433 Collins Ave.Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Miami Beach, FL 33139
United States

March 2018

Thursday
1
10:00 AM

Buy books, get more books for free! Select a book from our Free Books Bin when you purchase any hardcover title at the bookstore during the first weekend in March.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave
Open Book, First Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Saturday
3
2:00 PM

Join Park Road Books for an author event with Chris Dombrowski featuring his latest work of nonfiction, Body of Water.

Free and open to the public.

Charlotte, NC
Park Road Books
4139 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28209
United States
704-525-9239
Saturday
3
7:00 PM

Analicia Sotelo reads from her debut collection, Virgin.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Dallas, TX
Interabang Books
10720 Preston Road
Ste 1009B
Dallas, TX 75230
United States
214-484-4289
Monday
5
12:00 PM

Hear all about Amy and Dave Freeman's "year in the wilderness" right from the source. The authors will talk about their new book and their adventures together, and will have books for sale to sign after the event. 

Free and open to the public.

Brainerd, MN
Brainerd Public Library
416 S 5th St
Brainerd, MN 56401
United States
Monday
5
6:00 PM

Chris Dombrowski reads from his first work of nonfiction, Body of Water, at Malaprop's Bookstore.

Free and open to the public.

Asheville, NC
Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
55 Haywood St
Asheville, NC 28801
United States
Wednesday
7
6:00 PM

In the second meeting of Writers Go to the Movies at the Bryant Lake Bowl, poet Chris Martin presents the film Wretches and Jabberers, a globetrotting documentary about the deep intelligence, creativity, and humor of non-speaking autistic writers.

Sliding scale: $6–$12

Minneapolis, MN
Bryant Lake Bowl
810 West Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55408
United States
Thursday
8
12:00 PM

Ada Limón speaks on a panel addressing the question:How do poets vary the voices of their speakers for personal ends? 

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Ballroom A, First Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Thursday
8
1:30 PM

Dan Beachy–Quick moderates a panel with Alex Lemon, Joni Tevis, Chris Dombrowski, and Elizabeth Rush, discussing how uncertain terrain can lead to unexpected beauty, electric possibility, and some of the most exciting writing within the field today.

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Room 20 & 21, First Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Friday
9
12:30 PM

Martha Collins will be signing copies of Night Unto Night at the 2018 AWP Conference. 

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Rooms 18-19, First Floor, Convention Center
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Friday
9
3:00 PM

Five award-winning debut and established poets read from new work and translations published by Milkweed Editions. 

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Rooms 18-19, First Floor, Convention Center
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Saturday
10
10:30 AM

Martha Collins, one of four poet-translators, discuss how their creative processes differ in each mode and what each offers the other.

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Room 15, First Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Saturday
10
12:00 PM

Poet Ada Limón will discuss with other panelists bad advice from their peers.

Tampa, FL
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Ballroom C, First Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 274-8511
Monday
19
7:00 PM

In this Big Ideas event, Kevin Young will be in conversation with Marlon James on how reality has been distorted and manipulated throughout America's history.

Regular: $15 | Member: $10

Minneapolis, MN
Loft Literary Center
1011 Washington Ave S
Open Book, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Thursday
22
7:00 PM

Join the University of Minnesota's Creative Writing Program for its annual reading by authors of debut publications.

Free and open to the public.

Minneapolis, MN
University of Minnesota Department of English
Weisman Art Museum
333 E River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States
Saturday
24
2:00 PM

Distinguished writers discuss their love of nature, the impacts of climate change, the current debate on energy and environmental policy, and threats to the Southeast’s natural riches.

Free and open to the public.

Charlottesville, VA
Southern Environmental Law Center
Meade Hall, Christ Episcopal Church
120 West High St.
Charlottesville, VA 22902
United States
434-929-3296
Tuesday
27
12:00 PM

Bucknell University hosts a poetry and fiction reading with Analicia Sotelo and Matthew Neill Null.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

Lewisburg, PA
Bucknell University
701 Moore Ave
Walls Lounge (ELC 213)
Lewisburg, PA 17837
United States
570-577-2000
Tuesday
27
7:00 PM

Martha Collins will be reading with Kevin Prufer. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

New York, NY
Book Culture
536 W. 112th Street
New York, NY 10025
United States
(212) 865-1588
Wednesday
28
7:00 PM

Poet Martha Collins will be reading with Kevin Prufer.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Cambridge, MA
Porter Square Books
25 White Street
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States
(617) 491-2220

April 2018

Saturday
7
1:00 PM

A poetry reading by David Keplinger from his new collection, Another City.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Washington, DC
Politics and Prose Bookstore
5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
United States
(202) 364-1919
Monday
9
7:00 PM

Debut novelist Patrick Nathan discusses his new novel Some Hell (Graywolf Press) with Chris Mackenzie Jones, editor of Behind the Book: Eleven Authors and Their Path to Publication (University of Chicago Press). The first 40 people to purchase a book will receive a complimentary beer!

FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME.

Minneapolis, MN
Pryes Brewing Company
1401 West River Road N
Minneapolis, MN 55411
United States
Tuesday
10
6:00 PM

Join Milkweed Books and The Riveter for the launch of Sally Franson’s debut novel, A Lady’s Guide to Selling Out (Dial Press). Reading and conversation in the Target Performance Hall, followed by signing and reception downstairs at Milkweed Books.

Free and all are welcome.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
6122152540
Tuesday
10
7:00 PM

Join us for a conversation on the subject of quantum entanglement, featuring Louisa Gilder, author of The Age of Entanglement. We are pleased to join the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science in welcoming Louisa to the Twin Cities in celebration of the ten-year anniversary of the publication of her book.

Tickets: $10

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave S
Target Performance Hall, 2nd Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
Friday
13
2:30 PM

Institute at Brown University for Environment & Society present Solids / Liquids panel discussion with Elizabeth Rush, Anne Waldman, and Brenda Hillman.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Providence, RI
IBES, Brown University
Box 1951
85 Waterman Street
Providence, RI 02912
United States
(401) 863-3449
Saturday
14
7:00 PM

Ada Limón will give a craft talk  followed by a Q&A on the topic "Grief and Release: Poetry as Elegy."

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. $15 GENERAL ADMISSION. $12 HUGO HOUSE MEMBER. $6 STUDENT (WITH ID).

Seattle, WA
The Frye Art Museum
704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
United States
(206) 622-9250
Sunday
15
3:00 PM

 Analicia Sotelo will be present, reading from her collection Virgin.

 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. DONATIONS WELCOMED. 

Vero Beach, FL
The Laura (Riding) Jackson home
255 Live Oak Dr.
Vero Beach, FL 32963
United States
772-569-6718
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
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

June 2018

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