Launch Party Livestream: Spring 2021 feat. Agodon, Candrilli, Sze, Wallschlaeger, and Warren
Join us Wednesday, May 5 for our spring Launch Party Livestream—an online poetry reading, benefit, and celebration of five new books from our spring season, featuring Kelli Russell Agodon, Kayleb Rae Candrilli, Arthur Sze, Nikki Wallschlaeger, and Noah Warren. Each poet will read from their new collection, and we’ll end the evening with a Q&A […]
Skagit River Poetry Foundation presents Truth, Beauty & Tulips feat. Nikki Wallschlaeger
Skagit River Poetry Foundation presents Truth, Beauty & Tulips, April 25 at 3 PM PDT, feat. Nikki Wallschlaeger From the organizers: Join Washington State Poet Laureate, Rena Priest, Copper Canyon Press poet, Nikki Wallschlaeger, along with local poets, Jessica Gigot & Gail Davern. Watch here: https://us02web.zoom.
Pangyrus presents What Tells You Ripeness: Black Poets on Nature with Nikki Wallschlaeger
Pangyrus presents What Tells You Ripeness: Black Poets on Nature with Nikki Wallschlaeger From the organizers: Pangyrus is proud to present a collection of Black writing on nature, What Tells You Ripeness. Soliciting and selecting poets for the collection, guest poetry editor Nikki Wallschlaeger aims to continue the work of Camille T. Dungy’s anthology Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature […]
Cave Canem presents New Works: Writing Grief feat. Nikki Wallschlaeger
Cave Canem presents New Works: Writing Grief, April 21 at 7 PM – 7:30 PM EDT, feat. Nikki Wallschlaeger From the organizers: Poets Saddiq Dzukogi (Your Crib, My Qibla), Natasha T. Miller (Butcher), and Nikki Wallschlaeger (Waterbaby) read poems from recent collections that grapple with grief. Register here: https://zoom.
Spring Poetry Celebration: “Black Woman in a Bathtub, Twenty-First Century” by Nikki Wallschlaeger
Happy National Poetry Month from all of us at Copper Canyon Press! This week, we’re sharing a poem by Nikki Wallschlaeger from her new book, Waterbaby. Throughout her stunning collection, Nikki uses the element of water to embody experiences of being a Black woman in the anthropocene. Sometimes water carries grief and sometimes—as in this […]
The Poetry Project presents Forms of Love: 10 Session Workshop with Nikki Wallschlaeger
The Poetry Project presents a 10-session workshop, Feb. 11—April 15, led by Nikki Wallschlaeger. From the organizers: “When we think of love poems, we think of the dominant form: the romantic. In this workshop we will be unpacking, examining and writing love poems from the platonic, familial, spiritual, to the romantic, to expand our horizons […]
One Poem: A Protest Reading in Support of Black Lives, feat. Jericho Brown, Nikki Wallschlaeger, Alberto Ríos, and Kwame Dawes
From the organizers: On Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at 5 p.m. PDT / 8 p.m.