NEH Reading and Conversation Series: Brynn Saito and David Mason

Virtual

Continuing our poetry lecture and conversation series are Brynn Saito and David Mason, with conversation moderated by Jason Schneiderman, on narrative forms and the ballad in poetry. With the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Red Hen Press is proud to bring a unique lecture and conversation series to the public, focusing on […]

Kim Stafford book event at North Plains Public Library (North Plains, OR)

Virtual

A North Plains’ evening of fabulous conversation with author Kim Stafford and special guest Bethany Lee. Please join us for a magical night of poetry, music, and conversations. https://wccls.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=kim%20stafford&local_start=2021-04-09%20TO%20/event/604a42cb09e02c3a009c789c  

ONLINE EVENT – The Loom Zoom – Major Jackson & Didi Jackson in a Live Poetry Reading

Toadstool Bookshop 12 Emerald St, Keene

The Toadstool Bookshop and the Loom Poetry Series are excited to partner once again to host a live, online reading from two poets, Major Jackson and Didi Jackson. This event will be free and open to the public and will offer an opportunity for readers to listen to, experience, and discuss new, contemporary poetry. The Loom Poetry […]

Unmaking the Patriarchy of the Mind w/ Kristen Millares Young

Virtual

The Get Lit festival! During this reading and discussion, five award-winning women writers will share poetry and prose, and discuss writing against patriarchal expectations—both overtly and implicitly—within their work and in their writing lives. From persona poems in the voice of the Russian fairytale witch Baba Yaga commenting on contemporary America, to centering the Latina […]

Khalisa Rae and Friends Celebrate Ghost in a Black Girl’s Throat!

Virtual

For more info: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/khalisa-rae-and-friends/register   APR 13th 4:30pm  Khalisa Rae and Friends Celebrate Ghost in a Black Girl's Throat By Charis Books and More/Charis Circle Charis and The Rumpus celebrate the launch of Khalisa Rae's debut collection, GHOST IN A BLACK GIRL'S THROAT, featuring readings about the ghosts that awaken BIPOC women each day, and the haunting feelings […]

Free

Hen House at Home ft. Khalisa Rae, Nikki Moustaki, and Allison Joseph

Virtual

Red Hen Press is excited to bring our virtual event series, the Hen House at Home, back to your screens this spring! Mark your calendars for Wednesdays at 4:00 P.M. PT   We kick off the series with a poetry special featuring Khalisa Rae, Nikki Moustaki, and Allison Joseph. These female women warriors write poetry […]

Free

Kim Stafford with Claudia Castro Luna

Virtual

As the world goes, this evening’s singer does not come from that afar, though it is by virtual means that esteemed Oregon poet Kim Stafford ventures this way this evening - to be joined in conversation with Seattle poet Claudia Castro Luna. The author of numerous books of poetry, memoir, works on writing and craft, […]

Kim Stafford book event at Village Books (Bellingham, WA)

Virtual

We couldn't think of a better way to close out National Poetry Month than by hosting Kim Stafford. Please join us for the launch of his latest collection, Singer Come From Afar. This book considers war and peace, pandemic struggles, Earth’s imperatives, and forging kinship. Readers have called the Singer Come from Afar “a deep well of gratitude,” […]

NEH Reading and Conversation Series: Victoria Chang and Afaa Weaver

Virtual

Continuing our poetry lecture and conversation series are Victoria Chang and Afaa Weaver, with conversation moderated by Kate Gale, on bending the rules of Formalism. With the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Red Hen Press is proud to bring a unique lecture and conversation series to the public, focusing on the history […]

Free