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 a live event, please be sure to get in touch with the contact person listed to confirm the time and place for the event.

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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., 07/15/2020
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07/16/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Come consummate with us as we open the floor and turn up the mic. Poet Russell Vidrick hosts the Visible Voice Books open poetry night every third Thursday of the month.

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2258 Professor Ave
Cleveland, OH 44113

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07/18/2020 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Third Saturdays, Westlake Porter Public Library, 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Bring 5-10 copies of a poem, photocopier available at the library.

(440) 871-2600.

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27333 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, OH 44145
07/20/2020 - 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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9740 Madison Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102

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07/23/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Come consummate with us as we open the floor and turn up the mic. Poet Russell Vidrick hosts the Visible Voice Books open poetry night every third Thursday of the month.

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2258 Professor Ave
Cleveland, OH 44113

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07/23/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

Alex “Shondor” Birns was public enemy number one. The cops, immigration officials and the IRS all wanted to bag him. For half a century, the charismatic rouge beat the odds,...

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15425 Detroit Avenue
Lakewood, OH 44107

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Lakewood Public Library
216-226-8275
07/25/2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

The Cleveland Inkubator is Northeast Ohio's largest free annual festival for writers and readers! Events begin Monday, July 20, and continue through the Inkubator conference on...

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325 Superior Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114

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07/27/2020 - 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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9740 Madison Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102

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07/28/2020 - 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.

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West 65th Street
Cleveland, OH 44102