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., 06/23/2018
May 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Joanne Joseph’s chapbook is Resonances, Finishing Line Press. She has poems in several journals and reads frequently.

Richard Schiffman is a journalist and poet,...

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Book Culture
536 West 112th Street
New York, NY 10025
May 23, 2018 - 7:30pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk

​​“Magical prose stylist” Michael Chabon (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times) -- author of contemporary classic novels including The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and...

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St. Joseph’s College
245 Clinton Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
May 23, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Anne Boyer is the inaugural winner of the Cy Twombly Award for Poetry from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts (2018). Her most recent book is A Handbook of...

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The Poetry Project
131 E 10th Street
New York, NY 10003
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