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 29, 2018 - 6:30pm
Fiction
Talk

The work of Mexico City-born, South Africa-raised writer Valeria Luiselli has been translated into many languages. She is the author of Faces in the Crowd, which...

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Peter Jay Sharp Building
30 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
May 29, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Poetry
Reading

Join us for the Bryant Park Reading Room Poetry Series.

Sit under the park's London Plane trees and enjoy award-winning poetry by established and emerging poets...

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Bryant Park Reading Room
Bryant Park 42nd Street by Sixth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
May 29, 2018 - 7:30pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

Internationally best-selling author and New York Times contributor Pamela Druckerman leads us on a quest for wisdom, self-knowledge and the right pair of pants. A witty...

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Books Are Magic
225 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231