Literary Events Calendar

Poets & Writers lists readings, workshops, and other literary events held in cities across the country, including New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. If you are interested in attending an event, please be sure to get in touch with the contact person listed to confirm the time and place for the event.

E.g., 06/24/2018
May 24, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Join us to celebrate the launch of Marianna's Beauty Salon, Bushra Rehman's first collection of poetry. Rehman will be joined on stage by Quincy Scott...

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Asian American Writers Workshop
112 West 27th Street #600
New York, NY 10001
May 24, 2018 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading

In his debut novel, writer and book editor Randall Klein gives us a gripping novel about two young married couples – expectant parents and new friends – whose lives collide in...

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Books Are Magic
225 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
May 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading

This month we are proud to welcome WEIRDD poetry readers Wren Hanks, Amy Meng, & Julia Guez to share their latest work with a wildcard lecture by Daniel Hernandez Diaz on...

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Books Are Magic
225 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
May 25, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Toni Jensen’s first story collection is From the Hilltop. Her stories and essays have been published in journals such as OrionCatapult, and ...

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The Poetry Project
131 E 10th Street
New York, NY 10003
May 25, 2018 - 10:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Come check out the Nuyorican's most popular weekly event! Watch professional poets perform and our Wednesday night Slam winners spit! Judges of our Friday Night Slams are 5...

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Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 E. 3rd Street
New York, NY 10009
May 26, 2018 - 1:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

Join us on Saturday, May 26th, with author Stacy Horn for a discussion about her book Damnation Island: Poor, Sick, Mad, & Criminal in 19th-Century New York, ...

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Astoria Bookshop
31-29 31st Street
Astoria, NY 11106
May 26, 2018 - 3:30pm
Poetry
Reading

Please join Green Writers Press for a reading, reception, and book signing with poet and publisher Dede Cummings, Rachel Vasquez Gilliland, Ellen Skowronski-Polito, James Crews...

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Poets House, Kray Hall
10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282