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.

ALERT: Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, some literary events are being canceled or postponed. Be sure to check with the event sponsor before making plans.

E.g., 04/03/2020
February 3, 2020 - 6:30pm
Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading

One of the great advantages of living in New York City is that we can hear new ideas as they are being created, instead of having to wait years for those books to appear on...

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McNally Jackson Books Williamsburg
76 N 4th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249
February 4, 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Poetry
Workshop

“Queerness is a longing that propels us onward, beyond romances of the negative and toiling in the present. Queerness is that thing that lets us feel that this world is not...

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Asian American Writers’ Workshop
110-112 West 27th Street (Between 6th and 7th Avenues) 6th Floor/Buzzer 600
New York, NY 10001
February 4, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk

How did we get from he and she to zie and hir—and singular they?

While it may seem like adding preferred pronouns to email...

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The New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
476 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY, USA 476 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY, USA
NEW YORK, NY 10018
February 4, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Join Christian Wiman and Redeemer West Side for an intimate conversation coinciding with the release of his new collection of poems, Survival Is a Style, which bears out his...

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Carey Genea Wallace
150 West 83rd Street
New York, NY 10024