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., 04/01/2020
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
February 4, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading

IAW&A salons are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month! Free and open to the public! We are an all inclusive artistic group here to promote art, music, dance,...

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Barthalia (attached to Symphony Space-Leonard Nimoy Theatre
2537 Broadway Lower level, next to Leonard Nimoy theatre (bar entrance)
New York, NY 10025
February 4, 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Poetry/Fiction
Reading

Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all spoken word...

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Mon Amour Coffee and Wine
234 W. 238th St.
Bronx, NY 10463
February 5, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Fiction
Reading

The Poetry in Prose, the Prose in Poetry: A Reading

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 6 p.m.

PROGRAM LOCATIONS:

Jefferson Market Library, First Floor

ASL...

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Jefferson Market Library
425 Avenue of the Americas at West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011