»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

close
Suggest a Place

Help us keep this database current. If you have updated information on one of the literary places listed, or a new one to add, let us know.

Thank you for suggesting a Literary Place.

 
Advanced Search

Literary Places

This database of writerly destinations—places writers can visit for inspiration, to promote their writing, for research, and to discover community—includes historical sites, reading venues, literary collections, writing centers, and writers spaces. Save your selections to My P&W and populate a personal Google Map that can be used to plan reading tours and visits to literary meccas, or just to keep track of your favorite literary locales.

Select a state to see cities in that area, or use the filters above.

Literary Place Citysort icon State
Moravian Bookstore Bethlehem Pennsylvania

The Moravian Book Shop, the oldest bookstore in the world, was founded in 1745 when the Moravian Church appointed Samuel Powell of the Church's...

Alabama Booksmith Birmingham Alabama

Established in 1990, Alabama Booksmith is an independent bookstore offering a storefront as well as an online inventory for customers to purchase...

Lilly Library Bloomington Indiana

The Lilly Library hosts exhibitions and special events such as poetry readings and receptions as well as lectures, tours, and class presentations...

That Bookstore in Blytheville Blytheville Arkansas

Founded in 1976, this independent bookstore offers new and used books. It often hosts writers for book signings and sells signed books in the...

Grub Street Boston Massachusetts

Founded in 1997, Grub Street is one of the largest independent centers for creative writing in the United States; its mission is "to be an...

Writers' Room of Boston Boston Massachusetts

Founded in 1988, the Writers’ Room of Boston is a nonprofit organization that provides affordable workspace for emerging and established writers....

Boston Center for Adult Education Boston Massachusetts

Founded in 1933, the Boston Center for Adult Education is the oldest nonprofit adult education center in New England. It brings educational...

Trident Booksellers & Cafe Boston Massachusetts

Founded in 1984, Trident Booksellers & Café is a restaurant and bookstore located near Fenway Park in Boston. The café, which offers fresh...

The Hurston/Wright Foundation Bowie Maryland

The mission of the Hurston/Wright Foundation is to discover, educate, mentor, and develop African American writers. Named for literary geniuses...

Edgar Allan Poe Cottage Bronx New York

Built in 1812, this wooden farmhouse was where Edgar Allan Poe spent the last years of his life, from 1846 to 1849. Poe wrote his most famous...

<< first < previous Page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 next > last >>

21 - 30 of 231 results

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved