Calendar

  • Friday SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 - Sunday SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

    CAConrad will be a writer-in-residence at Flying Object. During his residency, he will lead the (Soma)tic Poetry Rituals: Cartography Workshop. Workshops will be held on various dates during his residency. Please see the Flying Object website for details.

    Flying Object, 42 West Street, Hadley MA


    Thursday SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker and Eileen Myles will be reading at the launch of the The Best American Poetry 2014 anthology.

    The Auditorium at The New School, 66 West 12th Street, New York NY


    Friday SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 7:30pm

    Dorothea Lasky will read as part of "Backseats & Bedrooms," for the 2014-2015 Hugo Literary Series, with Mona Simpson, Carter Sickels, and music by the Drop Shadows. Tickets available through the Hugo Literary Series website.

    Richard Hugo House, 1634 11th Avenue, Seattle WA


    Friday SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 8:00pm

    CAConrad and friends will read at Flying Object.

    42 West Street, Hadley MA


    Sunday SEPTEMBER 21, 2014 2:00pm

    Rachel Zucker will participate in a panel on love, sex and poetry at the Brooklyn Book Festival, with Angelo Nikolopolous, Carl Phillips, and R. Erica Doyle.

    Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza, 209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn NY


    Monday SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 5:00pm

    Eileen Myles will read from her poetry at Stevenson University.

    Studio Theatre, 1525 Greenspring Valley Road, Stevenson, MD


    Tuesday SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker, Garrett Caples, Anthony McCann, Hoa Nguyen, and Cedar Sigo will be reading at City Lights Bookstore. Hosted by Matthew Zapruder.

    261 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco CA


  • Wednesday OCTOBER 1, 2014 2:35pm

    Hoa Nguyen, Rachel Zucker, and Matthew Zapruder will participate in the conversation “Craft Talk: Editors and Authors” at Saint Mary's College.

    Hagerty Lounge, De LaSalle Hall, Saint Mary's College, 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga CA


    Wednesday OCTOBER 1, 2014 7:30pm

    Hoa Nguyen will read with Rachel Zucker at Saint Mary's College.

    Soda Center, Claey's Lounge, Saint Mary's College, 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga CA


    Wednesday OCTOBER 1, 2014 7:00pm

    Timothy Donnelly will lecture on “Meaningfulness and Homesickness” at the University of Texas Poetry Center Learning Commons.

    Perry-Castañeda Library, Austin, TX


    Thursday OCTOBER 2, 2014 5:00pm

    Mary Ruefle will be reading for the Zell Visiting Writers Series at the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

    Helmut Stern Auditorium, 525 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI


    Friday OCTOBER 3, 2014 8:00pm

    Cedar Sigo will read from his work for the Studio One reading series.

    356 45th Street, Oakland CA


    Friday OCTOBER 3, 2014

    Hoa Nguyen will read selections from Red Juice: Poems 1998-2008 at the California College of the Arts.

    California College of the Arts, Oakland CA


    Friday OCTOBER 3, 2014 7:00pm

    Timothy Donnelly will read be reading from his work.

    Malvern Books, 613 West 29th Street, Austin TX


    Wednesday OCTOBER 8, 2014 7:00pm

    Timothy Donnelly will lecture on "Meaningfulness and Homesickness" as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry.

    The Poetry Foundation, 61 West Superior Street, Chicago IL


    Thursday OCTOBER 9, 2014 7:00pm

    Joe Wenderoth will read with UC Davis creative writing faculty members Joshua Clover, Lucy Corin, Yiyun Li, Katie Peterson and Margaret Ronda.

    Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum, Davis CA


    Saturday OCTOBER 11, 2014 3:00pm

    Lisa Fishman and Richard Meier will lead writers workshops on the short poem at the 6th Lorine Niedecker Wisconsin Poetry Festival.

    Blackhawk Island and the Rock River, Dwight Foster Library, 209 Merchants Ave, Fort Atkinson WI


    Saturday OCTOBER 11, 2014

    Hoa Nguyen will read with Matthea Harvey, Fred D'Aguiar, Katha Pollitt, and more at the Twin Cities Book Festival. Festival is from 10am -5pm. Specific times TBA. Hosted by Rain Taxi.

    Minnesota State Fairgrounds, Fine Arts Center, Minnesota, MN


    Sunday OCTOBER 12, 2014

    CAConrad will be a panelist at Naropa University's [Dis]embodied Poetics Conference. Listen to Conrad talk about the use of somatic ritual, meditation, performance, and multimedia to address the proliferation of trash and questions of visibility and value during various panels throughout the day. Please see conference schedule for complete details.

    Arapahoe Campus, 2130 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder CO


    Monday OCTOBER 13, 2014

    Timothy Donnelly will be speaking at the University of Oxford as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry. Further details TBA.


    Tuesday OCTOBER 14, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker will read and participate in a salon-style roundtable with Nick Flynn, Elizabeth Kadetsky and Darin Strauss at the Pen Parentis Literary Salon.

    Hotel Andaz, 75 Wall Street, New York NY


    Wednesday OCTOBER 15, 2014 8:00pm

    Cedar Sigo will be reading with Angela Carr at The Poetry Project.

    The Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church, 131 E. 10th St, New York, NY


    Thursday OCTOBER 16, 2014 6:00pm

    Joshua Beckman will lecture on "Books & Poets: On the Porous Experience of the Book in Physical & Imagined Space" at Harvard University as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry.

    Edison Newman Room, Houghton Library, Harvard Yard, Cambridge MA


    Thursday OCTOBER 16, 2014

    Timothy Donnelly will be speaking at the University of St Andrews in Edinburgh as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry. Further details TBA.


    Thursday OCTOBER 16, 2014 7:00pm

    Maggie Nelson will read from her work. The event is followed by book sales and signing at San Jose’s Center for Literary Arts.

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library, Rm. 225/229, 50 East San Fernando Street, San Jose CA


    Friday OCTOBER 17, 2014 1:30pm

    Rachel Zucker will participate in a panel discussion on “Poetic Lineage” with Timothy Liu and Vijay Seshadri.

    Theresa Lang Center at The New School, 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor, New York NY


    Saturday OCTOBER 18, 2014 1:00pm-4:00pm CST

    CAConrad will teach a one-day online class, RADICAL INSISTENCE: A (Soma)tic Poetry Workshop.

    Register online at the Chicago School of Poetics


    Wednesday OCTOBER 22, 2014 5:30pm

    Mary Ruefle will be reading for the Raymond Carver Reading Series at Syracuse University.

    Gifford Auditorium, Huntington Beard Crouse Building, Syracuse University


    Thursday OCTOBER 23, 2014 7:00pm

    Cedar Sigo and Bill Berkson will read at Gallery Paule Anglim.

    14 Geary Street, San Francisco CA
  • Sunday NOVEMBER 2, 2014 2:00pm

    Eileen Myles will read at the Chicago Humanities Festival.

    Poetry Foundation, 61 West Superior Street, Chicago IL


    Tuesday NOVEMBER 4, 2014 7:00pm

    Caroline Knox will read from her work at Elms College.

    Alumnae Library Theater, 291 Springfield Street, Chicopee MA


    Thursday NOVEMBER 6, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker will be reading for the Visiting Writer Reading Series at Virginia Tech.

    Virginia Bioinformatics Institute Conference Center, 1015 Life Science Circle, Blacksburg VA


    Thursday NOVEMBER 6, 2014 6:30pm

    Garrett Caples will discuss surrealism and contemporary poetry.

    Poetry Foundation, 61 West Superior Street, Chicago IL


    Saturday NOVEMBER 8, 2014 7:30pm

    Rodney Koeneke will read with Trisha Low at the Green Lantern Gallery.

    Green Lantern Gallery, 2337 Milwaukie Avenue, Chicago IL


    Thursday NOVEMBER 13, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker will read with Erika Meitner.

    502 4th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn NY


    Friday NOVEMBER 14, 2014

    Hoa Nguyen will read selections from Red Juice: Poems 1998-2008 at the Asian American Writers' Workshop. Details TBA.


    NOVEMBER 15-16, 2014

    Hoa Nguyen will lead a workshop, "More Than Imitation: A Master Class on 'Influence' and 'Writing After,'" at the Millay Colony for the Arts.

    Millay Colony, 454 East Hill Road, Austerlitz NY


    Thursday NOVEMBER 21, 2014 2:00pm

    Timothy Donnelly will be speaking at New York University as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry.

    58 W 10th Street, New York NY

  • Tuesday DECEMBER 2, 2014 7:00pm

    Rachel Zucker will read with Lamar Wilson and Wendy Xu for the Poetry Society of America.

    McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York NY


    Friday DECEMBER 5, 2014 7:30pm

    Rodney Koeneke will read with Malachi Black as part of the Studio One Reading Series.

    Studio One Art Center, 365 45th Street, Oakland CA


    Thursday DECEMBER 11, 2014 8:15pm

    Mary Ruefle will read with Christian Wiman at 92nd Street Y.

    Buttenwieser Hall, 1395 Lexington Ave New York, NY