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Beyond Baroque Literary | Arts Center

Founded in 1968, Beyond Baroque Literary | Arts Center is located in the Old Town Hall in Venice, California, near the Pacific Ocean. Programs include readings and free workshops. The space also houses a bookstore and, since 1998, Beyond Baroque Books, an imprint dedicated to publishing emerging, overlooked, out-of-print, and experimental poetry, especially written by Los Angeles-based writers.

Accept Queries?: 
yes
Writers Paid?: 
no
Readers can sell their books: 
no

Bowery Poetry

Bowery Poetry is home to poets, writers, and artists of diverse talents and skill sets. The venue is run by Bowery Arts + Science, a nonprofit organization that encourages cooperation and advancement among artists and cultural workers, aims to develop and produce works by emerging poets and performers, and promote the exploration, improvement, and advancement of the arts as a changemaking force in society.

Accept Queries?: 
yes
Writers Paid?: 
no
Readers can sell their books: 
no
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UConn Co-op Bookstore

The UConn Co-op serves as the official bookstore for the University of Connecticut. The Co-op operates campus bookstores in Storrs, at the five regional campuses in Avery Point, Stamford, Torrington, Waterbury and West Hartford, and at the three Professional Campuses including UConn School of Law, UConn Health Center and the MBA Shop In addition to textbooks and course materials, the Co-op offers general books, computers, software, school supplies, art & engineering supplies, UConn apparel & memorabilia, greeting cards, gifts, snacks, health & beauty aids, and much more.

Representative Readers: 

Lara Vapnyar, Mary Collins, Jo-Ann Mapson, Angel Nafis, Lisa Taylor, Janice Law, Jason Koo, David K. Leff, Michael Donoghue, Daniel Levitin

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Salt & Cedar Letterpress

Contact Name: 
Megan O'Connell

SALT & CEDAR is a letterpress studio in the heart of Eastern Market, Detroit. Letterpress printing is the focal point for SALT & CEDAR's investigations into means of production and dissemination--tapping into creative economies and generating fresh approaches and alliances. SALT & CEDAR is excited to host visiting artists, curate exhibitions, offer workshops, and be available to the city as a resource for the arts. We produce custom invitations, calling cards, stationery, books, and posters.

Accept Queries?: 
no
Representative Readers: 

Robert Fitterman, Aaron Cohick, Emily Larned, Marie Buck, Julie Patton, Ken Mikolowski, Barrett Watten, Francine J. Harris, Chris Tysh, George Tysh, Ben Fama, Christian Hawkey, Matthew Polzin, Alise Alousi, Christine Hume, and Dennis Teichman.

Writers Paid?: 
no
Readers can sell their books: 
no
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CAS Arts Center

Contact Name: 
Bradley Diuguid

The Catskill Art Society is a nonprofit multi-arts organization cultivating public interest, participation, and enjoyment of the arts in rural Sullivan County, NY. We program our venue, the CAS Arts Center, with events including readings by regional writers, panel discussions, and multimedia presentations in all styles and genres, with a strong emphasis on local issues and stories.

Representative Readers: 

Susan Deer Cloud, Evan T. Pritchard, Bertha Rogers, Patricia Eakins, David Rothenberg, Benjamin Swett, Laurie Graff, Helena Clare Pittman.

WORD Brooklyn

WORD has two bookstores, one in Brooklyn and one in Jersey City. Established in 2007, the Brooklyn location is a 1,000 square-foot independent neighborhood bookstore in Greenpoint that hosts everything from the classic author reading and Q&A to potlucks and a basketball league (and anything set in a bar). Store hours are 10:00AM to 9:00PM every day.

Accept Queries?: 
no
Representative Readers: 

Eimear McBride, Jenny Offill, Nicholas Kaufmann, Katherine Howe, Saeed Jones, Matthew Gavin Frank, Marie-Helene Bertino, Lizzie Stark, Tiffany Reisz

Writers Paid?: 
no
Readers can sell their books: 
no
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People's Books Cooperative

Contact Name: 
Seth Schuster

We are a cooperatively run bookstore located in the heart of Milwaukee, WI. We have hosted authors, poets, theatre performers, musicians and many others over our 7 years as a cooperative and 40 years in business. We are more than a bookstore, where many local organizing and community groups meet, where people teach locally grown classes, and where visiting and touring artists/authors can host an event within a community of open-minded neighbors.

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WORD Jersey City

WORD has two bookstores, one in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and one in Jersey City. Established in 2013, the Jersey City location has an inventory of current and past favorites from all genres and categories as well as a café serving coffee and treats. They host a full calendar of events each month, from provocative and thoughtful to flat-out fun.

Accept Queries?: 
no
Representative Readers: 

Gina Apostol, R. A. Villanueva, David Peterson, Lou Anders, Heather Greene, Len Vlahos, Danielle Paige, Judith Jones, Tayari Jones, Bridgett Davis

Writers Paid?: 
no
Readers can sell their books: 
no
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Uptown Arts Bar

Contact Name: 
Jeanette Powers

Poetic Underground is a hot spot for fresh voices and powerful performance poetry. Rotating open mic hosts and a Poetry Slam, Inc accredited slam (PoUnd SLAM on 1st Wed's), along with special events featuring nationally acclaimed poets makes this a stellar spot for spoken word.

Representative Readers: 

Pages Matam, Deonte Osayande, Jose Faus, Jason Ryberg, Riverfront Emerging Writers Readings, Kansas City Voices magazine release, and many more

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