Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction Award Ceremony and Reception with keynote speaker, Chris Abani

From the organizers:  “Celebrate the winners of the 2023 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction during a special award ceremony at the American Writers Museum in Chicago. […]

Echoes of Exclusion with Paisley Rekdal

Join poets Paisley Rekdal, Fae Myenne Ng, and Ava Chin and novelist Kathryn Ma for a timely discussion about the Chinese Exclusion Act and its echoes in contemporary America. This […]

An Afternoon with Dean Rader, Timothy Donnelly, and Shanta Lee Gander

From the organizers:  “Join us in person or via Zoom as we welcome Dean Rader, Timothy Donnelly, and Shanta Lee Gander. They will read from their latest works and engage […]

Book Launch Reading with Paisley Rekdal

From the organizers: “Paisley Rekdal will read from her forthcoming collection, West: A Translation at the Dumke Auditorium at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts on April 26th at 5:00 […]

Victoria Chang at The Los Angeles Festival of Books

On Sunday April 23rd, The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, Viet Thanh Nguyen, and David L. Ulin will host “Doing the Work: Talking with Chowdhury Prize Recipient Victoria Chang.” […]

Seattle Arts & Lectures Presents Chris Abani

Seattle Arts & Lectures will host a reading with Chris Abani at Rainier Arts Center on Monday April 3rd at 7:30pm PST. This reading will also be streamed live online. […]

Eckerd College Presents National Poetry Month Reading with Victoria Chang

From the organizers:  “In collaboration with the Dalí Museum’s monthly Poetry at the Dalí Series, Eckerd College will welcome Victoria Chang to read from her forthcoming book of poems, With […]

Lovecrumbs Readings presents A Night of Poetry featuring Randall Mann

From the organizers: “On Friday March 31st, we’re back for another chilled night of poetry, wine, and cake at Lovecrumbs Café in Edinburgh. Featuring readings from: Randall Mann, Rosa Campbell, […]

Natalie Eilbert and Amy Dennis at The Factory Reading Series

From the organizers:  “As part of the thirteenth annual VERSeFest poetry festival presents: The Factory Reading Series Lecture Series; two talks/readings by Natalie Eilbert and Amy Dennis, lovingly hosted by Rob […]

Poetry Foundation Presents Copper Canyon 50th Anniversary Reading with Chris Abani, Tishani Doshi, Alison C. Rollins, Arthur Sze, and Javier Zamora

From the organizers:  “Join us for the Chicago celebration of Copper Canyon Press’s 50th Anniversary with readings by Copper Canyon authors Chris Abani, Tishani Doshi, Alison C. Rollins, Arthur Sze, […]

Austin Peay State University Presents an Evening with Victoria Chang

From the organizers: “The Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts will host author Victoria Chang on March 22, from 7:00 pm–9:00 pm in Heydel Hall, […]

Victoria Chang at Pacific Lutheran University Visiting Writers Series

Pacific Lutheran University’s 2022-23 Visiting Writers Series will host poet Victoria Chang at the Scandinavian Cultural Center, Room #100.  This live reading is open to the campus community for in-person […]

Zell Visiting Writers Series: Poet Alberto Ríos Reading and Q&A

From the organizers: “The Zell Visiting Writers Series presents Alberto Ríos, Arizona’s inaugural poet laureate and a recent chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, is the author of twelve […]

Reading with John Freeman and Stuart Dybek at Volumes Bookstore

From the organizers: “Join us at Volumes Bookstore on March 7th as we welcome back poet, critic, and writer John Freeman to read from his new collection of poems from […]

Reading and Conversation with John Freeman and Wil Weitzel

From the organizers: “The Center for Fiction is pleased to welcome John Freeman and our Emerging Writer Fellowship alum, Wil Weitzel, for the launch of Nights from This Galaxy, Weitzel’s debut set of […]

Orion Magazine Presents: A Reading with John Freeman

From the organizers: “Orion Magazine contributing writer, John Freeman, author, poet, executive editor at Alfred A. Knopf, and founder of the literary journal Freeman’s will be making a stop in […]

John Freeman Reading & Conversation with Su Hwang & Michael Kleber-Diggs

From the Organizers: “Please join us on Monday, March 6th at 7:00pm for a free, in-person, masked event at Moon Palace Books to welcome poet, essayist, editor, and literary critic John Freeman, who […]

Copper Canyon 50th Anniversary Celebration at Elliott Bay Book Company

Poetry is vital to language and living. Based in Port Townsend, Washington, Copper Canyon Press is a nationally recognized publisher dedicated to advancing the art, practice, and reading of poetry […]

Michael Wiegers Hosts Reading and Q&A with Shangyang Fang

On February 18th at 6:30pm, Michael Wiegers, Executive Editor of Copper Canyon Press, will host a reading and Q&A with Shangyang Fang at The Royal Block Hotel. Fang will read […]

Community of Writers Poetry Program taught by Victoria Chang, Kazim Ali, Forrest Gander, Carmen Giménez, Brenda Hillman, and Evie Shockley

From the organizers: “The Poetry Program at the Community of Writers is founded on the belief that when poets gather in a community to write new poems, each poet may well […]