VIRTUAL: M. Soledad Caballero Launches I WAS A BELL at White Whale Bookstore

White Whale Bookstore

Please register for this event by snagging a ticket on Eventbrite! There are both free tickets and pay-what-you-can tickets available. Registration will end at 6:30pm ET on 9/10. We’re thrilled to celebrate the release of local poet and professor M. Soledad Caballero’s collection, I Was a Bell!! She’ll be joined by Celeste Gainey, Sarah Williams-Devereux, […]

VIRTUAL READING: Staying in Touch, Sharing Our Stories with Pam Ushuck

On September 13, at 4:00pm London Time (8:00am PT), the PEN International Women Writers Committee will host a Global Poetry Zoom: Staying in Touch, Sharing Our Stories. It is a curated, rehearsed online Poetry Reading. The theme, as you can see, is staying current with each other through our poems — sharing our personal and […]

VIRTUAL Annenberg Community Beach House: Work, Work Balance

Annenberg Community Beach House

Red Hen Press and Santa Monica Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City of Santa Monica and the Annenberg Community Beach House, are proud to present this fantastic virtual reading and conversation from four women authors who hold interesting, non-literary full-time professions. We’ll explore how these authors balance their jobs with the creativity and work […]

Hen House at Home: What Trauma Leaves Behind

Virtual

Lily Hoang and Jaye Viner on traumatic stories inspired by true events Red Hen’s next installment of our Hen House at Home series features two incredible fiction writers: Lily Hoang, author of UNDERNEATH, and Jaye Viner, author of JANE OF BATTERY PARK. Both of these fictional novels have a basis in today’s reality: UNDERNEATH inspired […]

VIRTUAL: Writers Who Read with Martha Cooley and Sven Bikerts

Sven Birkerts is the co-editor of AGNI, and the former director of the Bennington Writing Seminars. He is the author of eleven books, including The Gutenberg Elegies, The Art of Time in Memoir, and, most recently, Speak, Memory (part of the Bookmarked series from Ig Publishing). Martha Cooley’s most recent novel is Buy Me Love. […]

Judy Temes with Tina Schumann, Girl Left Behind

The Forum 1119 8th Ave (Entrance off Seneca St.), Seattle

In Hungary, one summer’s night in 1969, Judy Temes’ family packed the car for, what was supposed to be, a vacation to Vienna. Judy’s parents took her 12-year-old brother and left her behind. She was five-years-old and was given to her grandmother. Her family wasn’t taking a vacation. They were escaping Hungary’s totalitarian regime. Her […]

$5.00

Midnight Sun Visiting Writers Series with Nicole Stellon O’Donnell

Virtual

Join Nicole Stellon O'Donnell in a craft talk, where she'll discuss using sequences and patterns as a generative act! This is a part of the Midnight Sun Visiting Writers Series from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Zoom Link Here to Join: https://alaska.zoom.us/j/88180614945?pwd=Rk5BSjFVNTZDMEZlRmhOVkpRYURzZz09

Free

Nicole Stellon O’Donnell: Midnight Sun Visiting Writing Series

Virtual

Please join us online at 7pm AKST for Nicole Stellon O'Donell's poetry reading on the UAF College of Liberal Arts Facebook page. Nicole Stellon O'Donnell is the author of three collections of poetry, including the just-released, Everything Never Comes Your Way. Her second book, You Are No Longer in Trouble, was the 2019 open submission […]

Free

Having Fun with Forms: A Hugo House (Virtual) Workshop with Veronica Golos

Hugo House

All Levels | In this class, we will discuss the dictionary, the bop, the golden shovel, the ghazal, the gacela, found poems, visual poems, and more. We’ll explore how you can change a poem’s form and deepen its content  by doing so. We will explore the back and forth relationship between form and content-- Participants will be sent poems […]

$120

Having Fun with Forms: A Hugo House (Virtual) Workshop with Veronica Golos

Hugo House

All Levels | In this class, we will discuss the dictionary, the bop, the golden shovel, the ghazal, the gacela, found poems, visual poems, and more. We’ll explore how you can change a poem’s form and deepen its content  by doing so. We will explore the back and forth relationship between form and content-- Participants will be sent poems […]

$120

GrubStreet Grubbie Debut Author Series: M. Soledad Caballero discusses debut poetry book I WAS A BELL

Crowdcast

GrubStreet and Porter Square Books have partnered for a celebratory new reading and conversation series that goes behind the scenes with members of the GrubStreet community to launch their debut books. These are all authors whose time in GrubStreet’s classes, conferences, and/or events shaped their books in some important way. In candid conversations with fellow authors, […]

Free