Celebrate the Brooklyn Book Festival with Black Lawrence Press! Four fabulous authors will read from their new books: Tracy DeBrincat (HOLLYWOOD BUCKAROO), Charlotte Pence (THE BRANCHES, THE AXE, THE MISSING), Adam Prince (THE BEAUTIFUL WISHES OF UGLY MEN) and Brad Ricca (AMERICAN MASTODON).
Saturday, September 22
BookCourt / 163 Court Street
This month, on the Beloit Poetry Journal blog, Hayden Saunier writes about her inspiration for the fabulous poem “Wooden Bowl of Spangled Fruit.” You can also listen to her sublime reading here. For more of Hayden’s poetry, pick up a copy of her delicious Tips for Domestic Travel here.
Everyone near Cleveland, Ohio, save the date: Brad Ricca, author of the prizewinning poetry collection American Mastodon, will read at Visible Voice Books on Friday, August 31, at 7pm. Don’t miss it!
Joe Wilkins, author of the widely acclaimed poetry collection Killing the Murnion Dogs (and the new memoir The Mountain and the Fathers: Growing Up on the Big Dry), is on the road this month: don’t miss out!
The Country Bookshelf, Bozeman, Montana
7:00 pm, Tuesday, July 17
Barnes & Noble, Billings, Montana
7:30 pm, Thursday, July 19
Auntie’s Bookstore, Spokane, Washington
2:00 pm, Saturday, July 21
Helen Marie Casey, author of the exquisite Florence Hosmer biography My Dear Girl, recently visited Miss Hosmer’s studio in Sudbury, Mass., to speak with local Girl Scouts about Hosmer and her passion for art. Click here to buy a copy of this wonderful book.
A reminder that the best poetry reading of the summer goes down this Saturday at the Bowery Poetry Club: don’t miss your chance to see the fabulous MICHELE BATTISTE, ERICA WRIGHT, and SARAH SUZOR!
NYC: Join us on June 30 at the Bowery Poetry Club for a knockout poetry lineup: Michele Battiste (INK FOR AN ODD CARTOGRAPHY), Sarah Suzor (THE PRINCIPLE AGENT), and Erica Wright (INSTRUCTIONS FOR KILLING THE JACKAL) will all read from their new and/or forthcoming collections. It will be awesome. We hope to see you there!
California: don’t miss Charlotte Pence and Adam Prince as they visit your state to read from their fantastic recent releases! Charlotte’s poetry chapbook The Branches, the Axe, the Missing won the Black River Chapbook Award, and Adam’s short story collection The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men is already garnering rave reviews. Here’s the info:
Reading and Signing
Wednesday, June 13th, 7 p.m.
San Luis Obispo, CA
Meet and Greet
Saturday, June 16 1-3 p.m.
Pilgrim’s Way Bookstore
ps: Charlotte and Adam are married, and will be accompanied by their baby daughter Esmé!
New York: B. C. Edwards will be the featured reader at this Thursday’s EARSHOT (at Lolita Bar). Don’t miss it!
Don’t miss your chance to see Keith Taylor, author of the gorgeous poetry chapbook MARGINALIA FOR A NATURAL HISTORY. Here’s his May schedule:
Adrian Public Library
May 31 – June 4
Bear River Writers Conference
Ann Arbor, MI