Minneapolis, MN – 11/07/2017

Milkweed Books presents Jarret Middleton, author of Darkansas, in conversation with Minnesota Book Award-winning novelist Peter Geye.

Parneshia Jones Appointed President of Cave Canem's Board of Directors

We are thrilled to share that Parneshia Jones—author of the collection of poems Vessel, published in 2015 by Milkweed Editions—has been appointed the next president of Cave Canem's board of directors. Cave Canem was founded by Toi Derricotte and Cornelius Eady in 1996 to remedy the under-representation and isolation of African American poets in the literary landscape. The nonprofit's extensive programming and publications have greatly impacted the American literary landscape, and include three book prizes delivered in partnership with five prestigious presses, fellowships, community-based workshops for emerging and established poets, and a vast range of events, seminars, and lectures.

New Haven, CT – 11/16/2017

Yale University welcomes poet Jan Wagner with translator David Keplinger for a bilingual poetry reading of The Art of Topiary. 

Grand Marais, MN – 11/02/2017

Join the North Shore Readers and Writers Festival, featuring Faith Sullivan in author talks and classes.

Sauk Centre, MN – 10/14/2017

Faith Sullivan will be the keynote speaker at the 28thth Annual Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference.

Mankato, MN – 10/06/2017

Join award-winning author Faith Sullivan for appetizers, wine and tea tastings. Stay to get a sneak peek into her next new novel!

Paris, KY – 10/14/2017

Participate in Hindman in Paris, a fundraiser for Hindman Settlement School.  The evening will feature readings by Silas House, Jason Howard, Ada Limón, and Gwyn Hyman Rubio along with music by Brett Ratliff, Silas House, and Jason Howard. 

New York, NY – 10/24/2017

Join Ada Limón at the Poetry in Motion 25th Anniversary Reception. 


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