Joan Didion has been one of California’s most acute observers since the early 1960s; in such books as "Slouching Towards Bethlehem" and "The White Album", she lays bare both...read more
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.
Please join us for the next Poets & Writers' Los Angeles Literary Roundtable Meeting hosted by Avenue 50 Studio (http://avenue50studio.org/):
Wednesday, November 13...read more
A literary meandering into the mythology of place and what a novel can be, inspired by the author’s time spent at an artist residency in small-town Texas.
In his...read more
In the age of Banksy, hipster street art, and commissioned wall murals, it’s easy to forget graffiti’s complicated and often violent past in the United States. From the 1970s...read more
Off the Page: The Story Behind the Stanzas is a poetry storytelling event. Three celebrated poets from the greater Long Beach area will read poems and tell the...read more
Angie Cruz will be in conversation with Alex Espinoza for this event.
Fifteen-year-old Ana Cancion never dreamed of moving to America, the way the girls she grew up with...read more
Four readers from UC Irvine’s MFA program will be showcasing their work from this year. Please join us for an entertaining and inspirational evening of fiction and poetry....read more
The Last Bookstore is pleased to present readings from California School of the Arts – San Gabriel Valley’s Creative Writing Conservatory. Come support these talented students...read more
Black Indian, searing and raw, is Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club and Alice Walker's The Color Purple meets Leslie Marmon Silko's ...read more
From critically acclaimed New York Times best-selling author Jami Attenberg comes a novel of family secrets: think the drama of Big Little Lies...read more
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