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April 2020

Friday
10
7:00 PM

Join novelist Monique Truong and poet Rick Barot as they read from their new books (The Sweetest Fruits and The Galleons) and discuss their writing with moderator Jason Oliver Chang, followed by audience Q&A and book signings.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Washington, DC
Eaton DC, Beverly Snow Ballroom (2nd fl)
1201 K Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20005
United States
Tuesday
14
6:00 PM

The Kentucky Great Writers Series presents Jeff Worley, John James (The Milk Hours), and Savannah Sipple.

Free and open to the public.

Lexington, KY
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
251 West Second Street
Lexington, KY 40507
United States
(859) 254-4175
Wednesday
22
7:00 PM

Poetry Days presents Ada Limón: The Carrying.

Free and open to the public.

Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College
Devlin Hall
255 Beacon St
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
United States
Thursday
23
7:00 PM

Please join us for Sonoma State University’s third annual Writers Festival. This year, we’re excited to present four poets and writers, Rick Barot, Gillian Conoley, Jane Dykema and Lawrence Weschler.

Free and open to the public.

Rohnert Park, CA
Sonoma State University
1801 E Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
United States
Sunday
26
9:30 AM

The 6th International Sacred Heart Conference is pleased to welcome Elizabeth Rush (Rising) as a keynote speaker.

Registration Required | Admission: $850

Miami, FL
Sacred Heart Education
Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart
Barat Campus, 3747 Main Hwy
Miami, FL 33133
United States
Thursday
30
7:30 AM

The Blake School welcomes Philip Otis Environmental Author Elizabeth Rush (Rising) for the April Breakfast at Blake & Book Signing.

Hopkins, MN
The Blake School
110 Blake Road South
Hopkins, MN 55343
United States
Thursday
30
6:30 PM

Brooklyn Poets copresents Three Poets Reading with Ama Codjoe, John Murillo, and Rick Barot (The Galleons).

Free and open to the public.

Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn Public Library
Central Library, Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States

May 2020

Monday
4
7:30 PM

Join UCSB Reads for a free lecture and book-signing by Elizabeth Rush, author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore.

Free and open to the public.

Santa Barbara, CA
University of California, Santa Barbara
Campbell Hall, Building 538
University of California, Santa Barbara, Mesa Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
United States
Friday
15
7:30 PM

Rick Barot is an award-winning Tacoma poet. His latest book of poems, The Galleons (2020), is in part about the centuries-long colonial structure that sustained Spanish control over Latin and South America, the Caribbean, and the Philippines.

Registration Required.

Seattle, WA
Hugo House
1634 11th Ave.
Lapis Theater
Seattle, WA 98122
United States
Monday
18
6:00 PM

Workshop with Rick Barot, author of The Galleons, as he dives deep into poetic syntax!

Registration Required.

Seattle, WA
Hugo House
1634 11th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
United States
Thursday
21
7:00 PM

Join Mercantile Library for a night of music and poetry centering Don Bogen's newest collection of poetry, Immediate Song.

Free and open to the public.

Cincinnati, OH
Mercantile Library
414 Walnut Street, #1100, 11th Floor
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

June 2020

Friday
5
5:00 PM

The 2020 Books-in-Progress Conference featuring keynote speaker Ada Limón (The Carrying) is June 5-7, 2020, with optional pre-conference sessions and a welcome reception. Immerse yourself in craft and business workshops led by top authors and writing professionals, Topics include revision, fiction, nonfiction, YA, publishing, and more.

Registration Required.

Lexington, KY
Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
251 W. Second Street
Lexington, KY 40507
United States
Saturday
20
8:00 AM

Join Camille Dungy, Robert Hass, Brenda Hillman, Major Jackson, Ada Limón (The Carrying), and Matthew Zapruder for the Squaw Valley Poetry Workshop. The Poetry Program at the Community of Writers is founded on the belief that when poets gather in a community to write new poems, each poet may well break through old habits and write something stronger and truer than before.

Registration Required

Olympic Valley, CA
Squaw Valley
1960 Squaw Valley Rd
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
United States

July 2020

Sunday
5
6:00 PM

Fine Arts Work Center welcomes Ada Limón (The Carrying) for her poetry workshop. This workshop is designed for beginning to experienced poets who would like to finish older poems and create new poems.

Registration Required | Tuition: $650

Provincetown, MA
Fine Arts Work Center
24 Pearl Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
United States