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May 2022

Wednesday
18
7:00 PM

Join Women & Children First for a virtual celebration of The Hurting Kind with author Ada Limón. Limón will be joined in conversation by Rebecca Lindenberg. More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Free and open to the public. Central time.

Chicago, IL
Women & Children First
N/A
Chicago, IL 60640
United States
Thursday
19
6:00 PM

Parnassus Books is pleased to welcome Fábio Zuker to celebrate his new book, The Life and Death of a Minke Whale in the Amazon: Dispatches from the Brazilian Rainforest, in conversation with the book's translator, Ezra Fitz. Attendees can watch live on either the Parnassus Books Facebook page or the Parnassus Books YouTube channel. After the live talk has ended, the video will remain archived to watch later on both Facebook and YouTube. Details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Free and open to the public. Central time.

Nashville, TN
Parnassus Books
N/A
Nashville, TN N/A
United States
Saturday
21
7:30 PM

Join friends and colleagues of the late acclaimed poet Bill Holm as they give the world premiere of Playing Haydn for the Angel of Death, a musical setting of his namesake poem composed by Minnesota native Martha Helen Schmidt. The event will also feature select readings from Holm's literary oeuvre by Milkweed Editions founder, Emilie Buchwald, among others, and will feature internationally recognized musicians: Pianist Dr, Daniel Rieppel and Lyric Baritone, Ryan Hugh Ross. Register here!

Bill Holm was the embodiment of the spirit of Minnesota. His love of the windswept prairie, the glacial Fjords of his ancestral Iceland...

Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Minneapolis, MN
Open Book
1011 Washington Avenue South
Target Performance Hall, second floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
Monday
23
7:00 PM

Join Prairie Lights for a virtual celebration of The Hurting Kind with author Ada Limón. Limón will be joined in conversation by Jennifer Knox. More details here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Free and open to the public. Central time.

Iowa City, IA
Prairie Lights
N/A
Iowa City, IA 52240
United States
Wednesday
25
8:00 PM

Please join The Poetry Project and Unrestricted Interest in celebrating Hannah Emerson's debut collection of poems, The Kissing of Kissing. Emerson, together with Farnoosh Fathi and Tyler Rai, will use language, movement, and performance to explore the abundance of interconnectivity, the ever-present light, teaching us how to resource-share like trees so that we might all grow together. Learn more here!

IN-PERSON EVENT.

New YOrk, NY
The Poetry Project
St. Mark’s Church
131 E 10th St
New YOrk, NY 10003
United States
Thursday
26
7:00 PM

Join Books Are Magic for an in-store reading, conversation, and book signing with Ada Limón to celebrate her new collection, The Hurting Kind. Limón will be joined by Patricia Smith. Each ticket will include either a copy of the featured book or a $10 Books Are Magic gift card. Masks and proof of vaccination required. The event will also be livestreamed to YouTube. Get your tickets here!

IN-PERSON EVENT + simultaneous livestream. Masks & proof of vaccination required.

Brooklyn, NY
Books Are Magic
225 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
United States
Friday
27
5:30 PM

Join the New York Public Library on the rooftop terrace of their Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library location for a reading and reception with Ada Limón and Sarah Ruhl, in celebration of Limón's new collection The Hurting Kind. Free and open to the public; registration required!

IN-PERSON EVENT. Free and open to the public.

New York, NY
New York Public Library
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library, Rooftop Terrace
455 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016
United States

June 2022

Wednesday
15
7:00 PM

Join Milkweed Editions, the Alan B. Slifka Foundation, the Academy of American Poets, and The Ruby to celebrate Human Resources, the debut collection of poems by Ryann Stevenson and the 2021 winner of the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize. Stevenson will be joined in conversation by poet Richie Hofmann. Register here!

VIRTUAL EVENT. Free and open to the public | Registration required. Central time.

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Editions
N/A
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States

July 2022

Saturday
30
2:00 PM

Join Ken Kalfus for a reading and signing at The Toadstool Bookshop in Peterborough, NH, in celebration of his new novel 2 A.M. in Little America. Free and open to the public.

IN-PERSON EVENT. Free and open to the public.

Peterborough, NH
The Toadstool Bookshop
12 Depot Sq.
Peterborough, NH 03458
United States