With an unvarnished fluidity that brings to mind Jack Kerouac and a crazy-ass playlist that ranges from REM to Bob Dylan to El Canto del Loco to Shakira, Blue Label by...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.
Over the past decade, Simon Van Booy has been listening to people’s stories. With these personal accounts as a starting point, he has crafted The Sadness of Beautiful...read more
Anna Moschovakis, beloved Brooklyn poet and longtime member of the Brooklyn-based publishing collective Ugly Duckling Presse, presents her debut novel Eleanor, Or, The...read more
LIVING VOLUME - OPEN MIC
for poets, writers, and performance artists!
Every third Wednesday of the month!
hosted by Erica Schreiner
First come, first...read more
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Forrest Gander, a writer and translator with degrees in geology and literature, was born in the Mojave Desert and grew up...read more
Winners of the 2017 New School MFA Chapbook Contest will read: Thomas Moody, selected for poetry by Donna Masini; Parrish Turner, selected for nonfiction by Jill Bialoisky;...read more
Dawad Philip, Iain Halley Pollock, Mervyn Taylor, and Jennifer Franklin read from their new poetry collections.
Rae Armantrout is the author of numerous books of poetry published by Wesleyan University Press, including Partly: New and Selected Poems, 2001-2015. Ron Silliman is...read more
A poet and community activist who supported the diverse cultures of Chinatown and the Lower East Side through education and artistic initiatives, including her stint as the...read more