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., 03/20/2019
March 20, 2019 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Joyce Carol Oates reads from her latest novel The Hazards of Time Travel, an ingenious, dystopian novel of one young woman’s resistance against the constraints of an...

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Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore
2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
March 20, 2019 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

A dog on the loose. A boy yearning to connect to his family's roots. A country in the midst of great change. And a vibrant exploration of the power of stories--the ones we tell...

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Green Apple Books on the Park
1231 9th Avenue at Lincoln
San Francisco, CA 94122
March 21, 2019 - 7:30pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk

Kurt Eichenwald presents A Mind Unraveled: A Memoir, the compelling story of an acclaimed journalist and New York Times bestselling author's ongoing struggle...

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Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore
2904 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
March 21, 2019 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Swiss writer Dana Grigorcea discusses her new novel, An Instinctive Feeling of Innocence, with translator Alta L. Price. Sponsored by The Center for the Art of...

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Green Apple Books on the Park
1231 9th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94122
March 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading/Talk

Extratransmission is a poetic critique of nationalism, patriarchy & gender embedded in an explosive and unapologetic trauma narrative. It begins with an exhaustive...

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East Bay Booksellers
5433 College Avenue
Oakland, CA 94618
March 24, 2019 - 1:00pm
Poetry/Fiction
Reading/Talk/Performance

Join us in celebrating Lawrence Ferlinghetti's 100th Birthday with a day of readings, reminiscences and joy at City Lights, along with neighborhood events at the Canessa...

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City Lights Booksellers
261 Columbus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94133