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Roxbury Poetry Festival presents Keynote Address with Jericho Brown

Roxbury Poetry Festival presents Keynote Address, June 5 at 4 PM – 5 PM EDT,  with Jericho Brown From the organizers: 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner, Jericho Brown, will read from his book The Tradition and answer a few questions from the audience. This talk will be moderated by a local artist. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.

The Merwin Conservancy presents Jericho Brown

The Merwin Conservancy presents, May 29 at 5 PM PDT,  Jericho Brown From the organizers: Join us on Saturday, May 29th, 2021 at 2:00PM Hawai‘i time as we host Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Jericho Brown, who will read from his book The Tradition (Copper Canyon Press, 2019) and discuss the role of a person’s “place” in poetry making. […]

The Brooklyn Rail presents Radical Poetry Reading with Jorie Graham feat. Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown

The Brooklyn Rail presents Radical Poetry Reading with Jorie Graham, May 5 at 11 AM EDT,  feat. Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown From the organizers: Jorie Graham curates the 35th Radical Poetry Reading featuring Claudia Rankine, Forrest Gander, Victoria Chang, D.A Powell, and Jericho Brown.

Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series presents Jericho Brown

From the organizers:  This livestream* reading will be accessible from the Inprint website. General admission tickets go on sale Tuesday, February 23. Details on how to access the reading will be provided to season subscribers and to those who purchase general admission tickets in the Eventbrite email receipt.  Jericho Brown will read a selection of […]

Unbound Book Festival Keynote, feat. Jericho Brown and Tracy K. Smith

From the organizers: “Panelists: Jericho Brown and Tracy K. Smith Join us for an unforgettable evening when we welcome these two beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning poets in conversation to conclude Unbound’s sixth festival.” Access link will appear here: http://www.unboundbookfestival.

One Book, One Philadelphia presents A Conversation with Jericho Brown

One Book, One Philadelphia presents, April 14 at 7:30 PM EDT,  A Conversation with Jericho Brown From the organizers:  The 2021 One Book programming season kicks off with a reading and conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and One Book featured author, Jericho Brown, and Philadelphia Poet Laureate Trapeta B. Mayson. The event will feature special performances of […]

One Book, One Philadelphia presents A Conversation with Jericho Brown: One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff

One Book, One Philadelphia presents,Wednesday, April 14 at 4:30 PM – 6 PM PDT, A Conversation with Jericho Brown: One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff From the organizers: *Registrants will receive a Zoom event link by email one hour before the event begins.* The 2021 One Book programming season kicks off with a reading and conversation […]

Hugo House presents Writing the Duplex with Jericho Brown

From the organizers: In this 90-minute class, Jericho Brown will lead students through an exercise for writing a duplex poem — a form he invented that blends the ghazal, the sonnet, and the blues. Each student should bring 14 disparate lines of 9–11 syllables to class. Lines may be from sentences of the student’s own […]

TYR presents Writing in an Age of Crisis with Jericho Brown

TYR presents Writing in an Age of Crisis, March 4 at 7 PM EST with Jericho Brown From the organizers: As part of a new series on craft, “TYR Talks,” the 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner will read and talk about the craft of writing poetry—and his current work—with Meghan O’Rourke and Roger Reeves of The Yale Review. […]

Emory University presents Faculty Showcase feat. Jericho Brown & others

Emory University presents Faculty Showcase feat. Jericho Brown & others From the organizers: Join the Office of the Provost in celebrating Black History Month through the extraordinary research, creativity, and diversity of Emory’s faculty. Sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs, the event features the poetry of Professor Jericho Brown and offers interactive engagement with […]

NBF Presents: Secrets of the South, feat. Jericho Brown, Tayari Jones, and Deesha Philyaw

From the organizers: “Join National Book Award–honored authors Jericho Brown (The Tradition, 2019 Poetry Finalist), Tayari Jones (An American Marriage, 2018 Fiction Longlist), and Deesha Philyaw (The Secret Lives of Church Ladies, 2020 Fiction Finalist) for a conversation on Southern literature and how Black writers are redefining stereotypes of the South, one poem, story, and […]

Unbound Book Festival presents Poetry and Prayer, feat. Jericho Brown

From the organizers: “Featuring Jericho Brown, Molly McCullly Brown, Alicia Jo Rabins, with moderator Rev. Molly Housh Gordon If, as Mary Oliver declared, attention is the beginning of devotion, then many poems are akin to prayer. But for those poets steeped in liturgical traditions or marked by celestial yearnings, that connection is more direct. The […]

Line / Break with Jericho Brown

Line / Break is a new interview series from Copper Canyon Press that goes off the page and into the homes and minds of our beloved poets. We’re hungry to see poets on screen talking shop, answering questions, and taking us behind the scenes of how they do what they do. So we’re giving them […]

Princeton University presents Jericho Brown and Danez Smith in Conversation with Tracy K. Smith

From the organizers: “Join 22nd U.S. Poet Laureate, Tracy K. Smith, as she discusses poetry, survival, and our pandemic reality with renowned poets Jericho Brown and Danez Smith.

The Black Matter Is Life: Poetry for Engagement and Overcoming – Love, Love, Love, feat. Jericho Brown

From the organizers: “Join us this winter for a virtual series of public conversations entitled, The Black Matter is Life: Poetry for Engagement and Overcoming. In this series, we will explore and discuss the rich tradition and innovation found in African American poetry. Poetry is a powerful art form, one that offers profound insights into […]

Writers Against Trump presents The Georgia Senate Runoff with Jericho Brown, Anjali Enjeti, Tayari Jones, and Laurel Snyder

From the organizers: Writers Against Trump: The Georgia Senate Runoff with Jericho Brown, Anjali Enjeti, Tayari Jones, and Laurel Snyder. Moderated by Carolyn Forché, co-sponsored by Avid Bookshop and Books & Books.  Register here.

WE SPEAK Youth Poetry Slam Competition with Special Guest Jericho Brown

From the organizers: Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) presents the first-ever WE SPEAK Festival, a virtual, evening-length celebration of spoken word poetry and storytelling. Integrating critically-acclaimed artists Jericho Brown, Andrea Gibson, Kealoha, Shane Koyczan, and Robin Sanders, alongside talented local youth chosen through a juried selection process, WE SPEAK seeks to embody the complex themes and […]

West X Midwest presents Claudia Rankine and Jericho Brown

From the organizers: Spend an evening with McArthur Fellow Claudia Rankine and Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Jericho Brown and as they discuss Just Us, Rankine’s brilliant new collection. This arrangement of essays, poems, and images, speaks to the mechanics of race in this country, and invites us to discover what it takes to build better futures.

Poets & Writers present Unique and Unified: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the NOMMO Literary Society with Jericho Brown

From the organizers:  Founded in 1995, the NOMMO Literary Society was a writing workshop specifically for Black writers in New Orleans. Although Hurricane Katrina’s landfall in 2005 led to the workshop’s formal disbandment, its legacy and impact is felt to this day. Join us for a panel with former NOMMO Literary Society workshop participants as […]

Poetry@Tech presents Atlanta Poetry Festival & Translation Summit

From the organizers: featuring Jericho Brown, Linda Gregerson, Brenda Shaughnessy, Sandra Meek, Ilya Kaminsky, Mario Chard & a group of distinguished special guest poets from Germany This event is made possible in co-operation with Poetry@Tech, Terminus Magazine, Emory University, Westminster School, Berry College, and the Haus für Poesie Berlin. The event will be broadcast virtually over BlueJeans. As always, the reading […]