Going to AWP? Don’t miss this reading hosted by Posit, Prelude, Inter/rupture, and Bone Bouquet! Featuring Rae Armantrout, G.C. Waldrep, Amy King, Catherine Blauvelt, Armando Jaramillo Garcia, Lindsay Turner, Sarah Sarai, Laura Jaramillo, Dominique Salas, Eloisa Amezcua, Lucian Mattison, and Caroline Crew. [ … ]
“Urgent Bards: an Urbantgarde Poetry Anthology” is hot off the presses and available for purchase! Edited by Michael Whalen, featuring poetry by Susan Lewis, Ed Go, melissa christine goodrum, and Billy Cancel.
Come celebrate at the launch reading featuring the editor and contributors!
Francesco Levato & Amish Trivedi at Myopic Books, Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm
Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm
1564 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622
Francesco Levato is a poet, translator, and new media artist. Recent books include Endless, Beautiful, Exact; Elegy for Dead Languages; War Rug, a book length documentary poem; and Creaturing (as [ … ]
Saturday, March 21 - Erika L. Sánchez & Willie Perdomo
at Myopic Books, 7 pm
Erika L. Sánchez is a Fulbright Scholar, CantoMundo Fellow, Bread Loaf Scholar, and winner of the “Discovery”/Boston Review Prize. Her poetry has appeared in Pleiades, Boston Review, “Latino USA” on NPR, Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poems for the Next Generation (Viking 2015), and is forthcoming in Poetry magazine. [ … ]
Please join us at Naropa University for the upcoming I / Not I: Symposium on Identity Poetics, featuring Kazim Ali, Ana Merino, Ronaldo Wilson, and Dorothy Wang, the Leslie Scalapino Lecturer in Innovative Poetics.
Monday, March 30
7:00 PM: Scalapino Lecture with Dorothy Wang (PAC)
Followed by I / Not I JKS Student Reading
Community of Writers Reading Sunday, March 1
Albany Public Library, 2:00PM
The Hudson Valley Writers Guild will sponsor a reading by three local authors on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Albany Public Library Washington Ave. Branch, 161 Washington Ave., Albany, NY, from 2:00PM to 4:00PM. The authors who will read from their recent work are [ … ]
Poet Adam Tedesco will read at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, December 18, 7:30PM
Albany Poet Adam Tedesco will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 7:30PM. Adam Tedesco has worked as a shipbuilder, a meditation instructor, a telephone technician [ … ]
Saturday, November 8, 7 pm, at MYOPIC BOOKS CHICAGO:
Toni Asante Lightfoot & Carl Adamshick
TONI ASANTE LIGHTFOOT is a poet, educator, mentor, mother, sister, aunt, daughter, friend, and student. She is currently working on her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She is in the middle of coauthoring [ … ]
If you’re in NYC Tues the 28th come to the Faux Press Party — meet Michael Gottlieb, Kimberly Lyons, Vincent Katz and John Godfrey who read from their new chaps! Meet John Coletti who reads poems by Alli Warren! Meet cover artist Tom
Burckhardt and Drew Gardner who directs the music!
Rodney Koeneke and Trisha Low reading at Sector 2337
2337 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Saturday November 8, 2014, 7:00 PM
Rodney Koeneke’s Etruria is just out from Wave Books. Earlier collections include Musee Mechanique (BlazeVOX, 2006) and Rouge State (Pavement Saw, 2003). Recent work can be found in The Brooklyn Rail, Fence, Granta, Gulf Coast, The Nation, [ … ]
Endangered Languages and Texts, 2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
“Of the 6,500 languages spoken in the world today, only half will make it to the next century,” says poet Bob Holman. Ammiel Alcalay, editor of Lost & Found, The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative, and Bob Holman, founder of the Bowery Poetry Club, examine the state of endangered [ … ]