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September 2022

Wednesday
28
7:00 PM

Join acclaimed poet, Kathy Fagan, at Gramercy Books as she launches Bad Hobby, a perceptive collection focused on memory, class, and might-have-beens. She will be in conversation with noted poet, educator, editor, and literary critic David Baker.

Registration is on Eventbrite, closing at 6:00 pm on the day of the event. The purchase of Bad Hobby waives the $5 admission fee. 

OHIO POETRY ASSOCIATION and OHIO STATE’S CREATIVE WRITING PROGRAM are Gramercy’s Community Partners for this program.

This is a ticketed event with tickets ranging from $5-$18. Purchase of a copy of BAD HOBBY waves the ticket fee. This is an in person event that begins at 7:00PM EST.

Columbus,, OH
Gramercy Books 2424 East Main Street
Columbus,, OH 43209
United States
Thursday
29
6:00 PM

Minneapolis-based authors Kathryn Savage and Juliet Patterson will read from their new books of nonfiction Groundglass and Sinkhole.

Free and open to the public.

St. Paul,, MN
Next Chapter Books
38 Snelling Ave S,
St. Paul,, MN 55105
United States
Thursday
29
7:00 PM

Award-winning poet Ada Limón will give her inaugural reading as the 24th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry at the Library of Congress, with an introduction by Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden. The historic reading marks the beginning of Limón's laureateship, and it traditionally launches the Library’s literary season.

This event is free and open to the public. Reservations are requried. RSVP here. This event will take place in EST.

Washington, DC
10 1st Street SE, Washington,
Washington, DC 20540
United States
Friday
30
10:15 AM

Aimee Nezhukumatathil will read and speak for Carleton's Convocation. 

This event is free and open to the public and is part of Carleton's convocation.

Northfield, MN
One North College St
Northfield, MN 55057
United States
Friday
30
6:00 PM

Join Fact & Fiction at The Radius Gallery on Friday, September 30th, at 6 PM for the long overdue re-release of Debra Magpie Earling's novel, Perma Red.

This event is free and open to the public. 

Missoula,, MT
Radius Gallery
120 N Higgins Ave
Missoula,, MT 59802
United States
Friday
30
7:00 PM

The Anderson Center is proud to present Minnesota writer Michael Kleber-Diggs in the Tower View Barn on Friday, September 30, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. for a public reading as part of the Books in the Barn series. General Admission tickets are $10 for the public and $5 for Anderson Center members and youth under 18.

This is an in-person ticketed event. Tickets begin at $5 and can be purchased here.

Red Wing, MN
Tower View Barn
163 Tower View Drive,
Red Wing, MN 55066
United States

October 2022

Tuesday
4
6:00 PM

Loyalty will welcome Ama Codjoe and Ross Gay to celebrate Bluest Nude: Poems! This event will be held digitally via Crowdcast. You can donate along with your registration. Donations will go to Keep Our Clinics. There will be an option to purchase the book during the event.

This event is open to the public and a donation is required for entry. This is a virtual event via Crowdcast and will take place at 6:00 PM EST.

Silver Spring, MD
823 Ellsworth Dr,
Silver Spring, MD 20910
United States
Thursday
6
4:00 PM

Authors Kathy Fagan, David Baker, and Shelley Wong read from their new books and share observations, commonalities, and intersections of their work. 
 

This event is free and open to the public.

Columbus, OH
Ohio State University
Wexner Center for the Art
Columbus, OH 43210
United States
Thursday
6
6:00 PM

AANM presents a live bilingual poetry reading featuring an incredible lineup of poets: Maya Abu-Alhayyat and Zeina Hashem Beck. Join us as the poets read excerpts from their new works, exploring themes of language and notions of home.

This event is free and open to the public. Reservation is required. RSVP here. This event takes place in EST.

Dearborn,, MI
13624 Michigan Avenue
Dearborn,, MI 48126
United States
Saturday
8
12:00 PM

Visit Milkweed's table at the Fair State Book Fair. 

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

MINNEAPOLIS, MN
2506A CENTRAL AVE NE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55418
United States
Tuesday
11
7:00 PM

Celebrate the launch of Call it in the Air with a reading and conversation between Ed Pavlić  and Kiese Laymon. This is a virtual event.

This event is free and open to the public. 

Minneapolis,, MN
Milkweed Editions
131 E 10th St
Minneapolis,, MN 55415
United States
Thursday
13
7:00 PM

Join David Rhodes for a reading as part of The Wisconsin Book Festival. 

This event is free and open to the public. It is part of the Wisconsin Book Festival. 

Madison, WI
201 W Mifflin St
Room 302
Madison, WI 53703
United States
Friday
14
7:30 PM

Books in Common NW welcomes Chris Dombrowski to share his new memoir THE RIVER YOU TOUCH.

This event is free and open to the public and will occur at 7:30PM MST. 

Minneapolis,, MN
Milkweed Editions
10 1st Street SE, Washington,
Minneapolis,, MN 55415
United States
Saturday
15
9:30 AM

Visit Milkweed's table at the Twin Cities Book Festival at the Minnesota State Fairground from 9:30 am-5 pm. Receive book deals, free totes, and learn more about our new books and membership program. 

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 

 

Saint Paul, MN
1265 Snelling Ave.
Saint Paul, MN 55108
United States
Saturday
15
11:30 AM

This special event will take place as part of the Twin Cities Book Festival. Maya Abu Al-hayyat will read poems in Arabic, with the English translations by Fady Joudah voiced by poet, novelist, and Mizna writing community member Yara Omer; a conversation between Maya and interdisciplinary poet Moheb Soliman (author of HOMES) will round out the event. Co-sponsored by Mizna! 

This event is free and open to the public. 

St Paul,, MN
Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Progress Center and Fine Arts Building
1265 Snelling Ave N
St Paul,, MN 55108
United States
Monday
17
5:00 PM

Join Chris Dombrowski for a virtual talk in celebration of his newest book, The River You Touch.

This event will take place virtually at 5:00 PM MST. You can register for the event here. It is free and open to the public.

Minneapolis,, MN
Milkweed Editions
10 1st Street SE, Washington,
Minneapolis,, MN 55415
United States
Thursday
20
7:00 PM

Join St. Olaf professor Juliet Patterson and Kathryn Savage in conversation about their new memoirs, SINKHOLE and GROUNDGLASS, respectively. 

This event is free and open to the public. 

Northfield, MN
314 Division Street
Northfield, MN 55057
United States
Saturday
29
11:00 AM

A virtual celebration and poetry reading and conversation with Maya Abu Al-Hayyat & Special Guest Deema Shehabi.

This is a ticketed event. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased here. All proceeds benefit the Palestine Writing Workshop. 

Minneapolis,, MN
Milkweed Editions
1011 S Washington Ave
Minneapolis,, MN 55415
United States

November 2022

Wednesday
2
7:00 PM

Please join Prairie Lights Bookstore for a reading and conversation with Juliet Patterson in celebration of the release of her book Sinkhole: a Legacy of Suicide (Milkweed, 2022). 

This event is free and open to the public. 

Iowa City,, IA
15 South Dubuque St.
Iowa City,, IA 52240
United States

December 2022

Friday
2
8:00 PM

What are the sense memories that forge in us the shapes of place, position, lineage? In her much anticipated debut collection Bluest Nude, Ama Codjoe poses question, praise, reflection, and reconsideration into the chorus of ancestors and descendants who sing into a self, the modes of looking outward, inward, and relationally which stitch together bravery and conviction. In his equally celebrated Punks: New & Selected Poems, John Keene surfaces an archive of contact, with poems that exalt eros and heartbreak, the momentary and enduring. Vision and touch are disappearing co-conspirators in the work of these poets, twin vapors trailing us through history and future.

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This is a ticketed events. Tickets go on sale 11/11 and can be purchased here. This event will be live streamed on Youtube.

New York, NY
St Mark's Church
131 E 10th St
New York, NY 10003
United States
Wednesday
14
7:00 PM

Join Books are Magic at Brooklyn Poets for a night of poetry and friendship as Ama Codjoe presents Bluest Nude with Aracelis Girmay, Zakia Henderson-Brown, Patrick Rosal, Nicole Sealey, Lyrae Van-Clief Stefanon, Michelle Whittaker, & Jenny Xi. 

This is a ticketed event. Please purchase tickets here.

Brooklyn Heights, NY
Brooklyn Poets
144 Montague St
Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201
United States