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., 01/21/2020
January 21, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Poetry
Reading

Bryant Park Poetry goes indoors to Kinokuniya Bookstore for the winter. Hear established and emerging poets read their poems at free monthly readings just across the street...

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Kinokuniya Bookstore
1073 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10018
January 21, 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
January 21, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading

IAW&A salons are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month! We are an all inclusive artistic group here to promote art, music, writing and drama of any kind!!

The Cell Theater
338 west 23rd street
New York, NY 10011
January 21, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading

IAW&A salons are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month! We are an all inclusive artistic group here to promote art, music, writing and drama of any kind!!

The Cell Theater
338 west 23rd street
New York, NY 10011
January 21, 2020 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

For nearly three decades, Gary Lutz has been writing quietly influential, virtuosic short fictions of antic despair. In barbed sentences of startling originality, Lutz gives...

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McNally Jackson Books Seaport
4 Fulton Street
New York, NY 10038
January 21, 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
January 22, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the event.

Ella has a Thing. She sees a classmate grow up to become a caring nurse. A neighbor's son murdered...

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Strand Books
828 Broadway at 12th Street
New York, NY 10003
January 22, 2020 - 7:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading

Join Pigeon Pages for their January reading!

You can always find them in their online nest at...

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McNally Jackson Books Williamsburg
76 N 4th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249