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., 04/22/2019
April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet award-winning author Irina Reyn as she visits to discuss her emotional and timely new novel, Mother Country.

Irina Reyn is the award-winning author of Mother...

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Beachwood Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library
25501 Shaker Blvd
Beachwood, OH 44122
April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet lawyer-turned-bestselling novelist Alafair Burke as she shares her latest book, The Better Sister.

Alafair Burke is the New York Times and internationally...

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Middleburg Heights Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library
16699 Bagley Rd
Cleveland, OH 44130
April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Along with symbolic resistance and calls to vote, we are being served with a consistent diet of traditional political remedies and reductionist analysis.

All that this...

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Outlandish Press
9740 Madison Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102
April 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

A new Feminist Writing Group is forming to share new or in-progress work. It is also structured as a support group, a safe space to discuss relevant political and social issues...

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Mac's Backs-Books On Coventry
1820 Coventry Rd
Cleveland, OH 44118
April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us for an entertaining evening with local poet, George Bilgere. Bilgere has received grants and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Pushcart Foundation,...

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Westlake Porter Public Library
27333 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH 44145
April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Area poets laureate included in the anthology Undocumented: Great Lakes Poets Laureate on Social Justice (edited by Ron Riekki and Andrea Scarpino) will read at Mac's on...

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Mac's Backs-Books On Coventry
1820 Coventry Rd
Cleveland, OH 44118
April 25, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Cleveland's Premier Open Mic and Poetry Slam at The B-Side under the Grog Shop !

$5 at the door
$3 for students
please bring ID

B-Side Liquor Lounge...

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B Side Lounge
2785 Euclid Heights Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44106
April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us at Bottlehouse as we work through another set of generative writing activities and prompts! Hope to see you there!

The BottleHouse Brewery and Mead Hall
13368 Madison Ave
Lakewood, OH 44107
April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Join Claire McMahon and Raymond McNiece for a monthly workshop. Bring copies of poems to share (10)! Free and open to public.

Guide to Kulchur
West 65th Street
Cleveland, OH 44102