The Well Review presents “I,” a poetry workshop session with tutor Ellen Bass

In Cycle 3: The First Person, a 2021 Poetry Cycle offered by The Well Review, Ellen Bass will be a poetry workshop tutor during Session 2: “I” on November 11 from 8 to 10 p.m. (Irish Standard Time) via Zoom. From the organizers: Cycle 3: The First Person (November) €300.

Ellen Bass presents Living Room Craft Talks: The Fourth Series

Ellen Bass presents Living Room Craft Talks: The Fourth Series, a series of craft talks, on Fridays beginning October 29 and continuing through December 10, 2021 from 9 to 11 a.m. Pacific. From the organizer: Running Live Fridays, Oct.

The Life of Poetry: An Online Workshop with Ellen Bass & Frank X. Gaspar

The Life of Poetry: An Online Workshop, August 2-6,  with Ellen Bass & Frank X. Gaspar From the organizers: If you want to write images like that “glint of light on broken glass”—precise, clear, and immediately arresting—please join Ellen Bass and Frank X. Gaspar at the online The Life of Poetry Workshop. We’ll craft poems […]

West Cork Literary Festival presents Experiments in Empathy: Ellen Bass & Tom Moore

West Cork Literary Festival presents Experiments in Empathy: Ellen Bass & Tom Moore, on July 15 at 8 p.m. (GMT+1) (12 p.m.

Hudson Valley Writers Center presents An Evening with Copper Canyon Poets Ellen Bass & Arthur Sze on Zoom

Hudson Valley Writers Center presents, July 14 at 7 PM – 8:30 PM,  An Evening with Copper Canyon Poets Ellen Bass & Arthur Sze on Zoom From the organizers: This reading will take place via Zoom. The Zoom link will be emailed after registration. (Please check spam / promotions folder for this email and email admin@writerscenter.org with […]

Ellen Bass presents Truth & Beauty: An Online Writing Workshop

Ellen Bass presents, June 7-11, Truth & Beauty: An Online Writing Workshop From the organizers: If you want to encounter more truth in your poems, to express it in the most beautiful way possible, to craft poems that reflect the inextricable marriage of truth and beauty, love and death, the luminous and the ordinary, please […]

Red Hen Press presents NEH Reading and Conversation Series: Jason Schneiderman and Ellen Bass

Red Hen Press presents, May 26 at 4 PM PDT, NEH Reading and Conversation Series: Jason Schneiderman and Ellen Bass From the organizers: Continuing our poetry lecture and conversation series are Jason Schneiderman and Ellen Bass, moderated by Douglas Manuel, on the queer voice in poetry, and the topic of subverting the form, and subverting […]

The S.H.E. Fund presents From Tribe and Fire feat. Ellen Bass

The S.H.E. Fund presents, May 16 at 1 PM PDT, From Tribe and Fire feat.

Bureau of General Services – Queer Division presents 2021 Publishing Triangle Awards Finalists Readings feat. Ellen Bass, Natalie Diaz, and Mark Bibbins

Bureau of General Services – Queer Division presents 2021 Publishing Triangle Awards Finalists Readings, May 10 & May 11 at 7 PM – 9 PM EDT, feat. Ellen Bass, Natalie Diaz, and Mark Bibbins From the organizers: The Bureau is thrilled to host two nights of online readings by Publishing Triangle Awards finalists! On Monday, May […]

Poetry Center San Jose presents Virtual – Third Thursdays with Ellen Bass and Barbara Ras

Poetry Center San Jose presents Virtual – Third Thursdays, March 18, 7 PM – 9 PM PST, with Ellen Bass and Barbara Ras From the organizers: Poetry Center San José’s mission is to nurture and promote diverse literary expression in our community as a means of exploring, defining, and enriching the human experience. This event […]

Shyft presents Stubborn Praise: An Evening Celebrating Here and Now with Ellen Bass

Shyft presents Stubborn Praise: An Evening Celebrating Here and Now, March 9th at 6 PM MT, with Ellen Bass   From the organizers: Join us for a special edition of Stubborn Praise! Invite yourself to an evening of poetry that wholly meets the moment, its losses and fears, and helps us also to see small […]

Line / Break with Ellen Bass

Line / Break is back with Ellen Bass! Ellen joins host Laura Buccieri to talk about poems housing themselves inside you for later, leaning into obsessions, and how living in Santa Cruz made space for her groundbreaking book The Courage to Heal. Our guest next week is 92Y Discovery Prize-winner Monica Sok. Stay tuned!

The Academy of American Poets presents All We Can Save: A Virtual Reading & Comprehension feat. Ellen Bass

The Academy of American Poets presents All We Can Save: A Virtual Reading & Comprehension, February 4 at 7 PM EST, feat. Ellen Bass From the organizers: All We Can Save: A Virtual Reading & Conversation featuring women leaders who are at the forefront of the climate movement. This event will include Academy of American Poets […]

The Adroit Journal Issue 36 Release Reading featuring Ellen Bass

From the organizers: “The editors of The Adroit Journal are excited to welcome you to a reading celebrating the release of our thirty-sixth issue. Readers include issue contributors Ellen Bass, Ethan Chatagnier, Martha Collins, Ghinwa Jawhari, Aurielle Marie, Nkosi Nkululeko, and Lydia Wei. The reading will be hosted on Zoom by Heidi Seaborn, executive editor of The Adroit […]

The Santa Cruz County Community Writers Series presents Ellen Bass

From the organizers: Ellen Bass’s most recent poetry book is Indigo (Copper Canyon Press, 2020). Her poems appear frequently in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, and other journals. Among her awards are Fellowships from the NEA, the California Arts Council, three Pushcart Prizes, and The Lambda Literary Award. In 1973, she coedited the first […]

Elliott Bay Book Company presents Ellen Bass and Derek Sheffield

From the organization: “Derek Sheffield recently joined us for an exuberant post-election reading of the Terrain.org anthology Dear America, and returns to our virtual stage tonight to launch a new collection of poetry, Not For Luck (Wheelbarrow Books/Michigan State University Press). Reading with him tonight is the esteemed poet Ellen Bass, whom we had hoped to host last […]

Brooklyn Public Library presents MISSING THEM Poetry Reading: Holding Space for Grief

From the organizers: Join us on Friday night to kick off THE CITY’s MISSING THEM Memorial Event with poetry readings on loss, grieving and celebrating life during a pandemic, presented by Brooklyn Public Library featuring poets Ellen Bass, Ross Gay and Aracelis Girmay. THE CITY’s MISSING THEM project is an ambitious effort to track down every New Yorker that died due to COVID-19 […]

To Marvin: A Celebration of Marvin Bell in Poems

Please join us for a reading and celebration of Marvin Bell’s poetry by his friends, colleagues, and former students, including John Irving, Tess Gallagher, Heather McHugh, David St. John, Naomi Shihab Nye, Kwame Dawes, Ellen Bass, Juan Felipe Herrera, Stephen Kuusisto, Dorianne Laux, Lia Purpura, Eric Pankey, and many more. Nathan Bell will sing, and […]

The Dodge Poetry Program presents the Dodge Poetry Festival 2020

From the organizers:  Come experience a deep, personal connection to poetry. Join the online festival to engage with beloved and distinguished poets and take part in community conversations no matter where you are (with Ellen Bass and other Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets.) ‍ Live Streaming Passes to the Festival are free. Captioning […]

Poems of Hope & Resilience featuring Ellen Bass, Tess Taylor, Nikia Chaney, Molly Fisk, Patricia Smith, and more.

A reading to benefit the Community Foundation Santa Cruz County Fire Response Fund, featuring Ellen Bass, Tess Taylor, Nikia Chaney, Molly Fisk, Patricia Smith, Janel Spencer, David A. Sullivan, and Gary Young. Suggested donation is $10. Register here: https://cccconfer.