Baltimore, MD – 06/24/2017

At Montgomery Park in Baltimore, Nancy Reddy will join over thirty artists in celebrating the release of Issue 24 for Smartish Pace. Weaving together visual art and poetry, this event is also the closing reception for Gallery 788's Artdromeda show. The celebration will include poetry readings (by Nancy Reddy, among others), music, and drinks. 

Montpelier, VT – 06/30/2017

As a visiting poet with the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA summer residency program, Ada Limón will read from her most recent collection of poetry, Bright Dead Things, at College Hall Chapel. 

Northfield, MN – 07/08/2017

As part of her Minnesota book tour, An Hour in Harvester, Faith Sullivan will read from her latest novel, Good Night, Mr. Wodehouse, at Content Bookstore.  

Mary Austin Speaker is the Art Director of Milkweed Editions. Before joining Milkweed's staff in 2017, Mary worked in New York trade publishing for ten years, managing the Ecco and Smithsonian imprints for HarperCollins Publishers and designing for Simon & Schuster.

Madison, WI – 07/15/2017

As part of The Watershed Reading Series, Rebecca Dunham will read from her most recent poetry collection, Cold Pastoral, alongside Sean Bishop and Catherine Jagoe at the Arts & Literature Laboratory in Madison, Wisconsin. 

Minneapolis, MN – 06/21/2017

As part of a Summer Solstice celebration, James P. Lenfestey and Shawn Otto will join other writers and musicians in honoring the natural world at Saint Joan of Arc Church in Minneapolis. 


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