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U P C O M I N G    E V E N T S

NEXT EVENT:

2024

FRI. JAN 26, 2024 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ NYC

COUPLET  Reading Series, hosted by Leah Umansky

w/ Timothy Donnelly, Dante Di Stefano, Rowan Ricardo phillips, Maya C. Popa, Leslie Sainz

The Red Room, KGB Bar 85 E. 4th St, New York, NY 10003

SAT. FEB 3, 2024 ★ 1:30PM, 2:30PM, 3:30PM ★ NYC

Vision and Verse: Poetry Readings hosted by Yu and Me Books

Join NYC-based poets for a live poetry reading inspired by the exhibition, 

Vision and Verse: The Poetry of Chinese Painting and the poetic traditions of ancient China

w/Sally Wen Mao & Anni Liu

@ The Metropolitan Museum of Art / The Astor Chinese Garden Court

THU. FEB 8, 2024 ★ 12:10PM CT ★ Kansas City, MO (AWP 2024)

Neurodiverse Sounds like Universe: Crafting Worlds Embracing Neurodiversity

w/Diannely Antigua, Allison Blevins, Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, Oliver de la Paz

AWP Panel @ KC Convention Center, Level 2, Room 2504AB

THU. FEB 8, 2024 ★ 6:00PM CT ★ Kansas City, MO (AWP 2024)

AWP Offsite Reading: Book Launch Celebration of The Familiar by Sarah Kain Gutowski

w/ Jessica Cuello, Cynthia Marie Hoffman, Vincent James, Hyejung Kook, Ananda Lima, Marcus Myers

@ Bliss Books & Wine, 3502 Gillham Rd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Preorder books here to support Bliss Books & Wine + drink tix for first 20 people

FRI. FEB 9, 2024 ★ 3:20PM CT ★ Kansas City, MO (AWP 2024)

Writing with Fire: Poetry and Mental Illness

w/Leila Chatti, Stevie Edwards, Marlin Jenkins, Danez Smith

AWP Panel @ KC Convention Center, Level 2, Room 2505AB

THU. MARCH 7, 2024 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Be Well Reading Series via ELJ Edititions/Redacted Books, hosted by Nicole Tallman

w/ TBD

Link with details to come

FRI. MARCH 15, 2024 ★ 8:00PM ET ★ Clemson, SC

17th Annual Clemson Literary Festival

Reading + Author Roundtable

@ Clemson University

Link with details to come

FRI. APRIL 19, 2024 - SUN. APRIL 21, 2024 ★ TBA ★ Bronxville, NY

2024 Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival

Reading + Craft Talk

@ Sarah Lawrence College

Link with details to come

TUE. APRIL 23, 2024 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Stadler Center's Writers in Conversation Series, moderated by Jessica Nirvana Ram

w/ Shira Erlichman

@ Stadler Center for Poetry & Literary Arts / Zoom

Link for registration to come

TUE. APRIL 30, 2024 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Reading with Rachel: Live Virtual Event via Commonplace School for Embodied Poetics

w/ Rachel Zucker

Link with details to come

★  ★  ★

Previous Events (2023)

WED. - SAT. MARCH 8-11 ★ AWP 2023 ★ Seattle, WA

Various offsite readings, panels, book signings

Link to full AWP schedule

WED. MARCH 15 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Four Way Books Spring Virtual Book Launch

Hosted by WORD Bookstore

w/ Jennifer Franklin, Rob Schlegel, Rushi Vyas

Link for registration + details

SUN. MARCH 19 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY

Official BIANCA Book Launch (in person & virtual)

@ Brooklyn Poets 144 Montague St. 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201

w/ Mahogany L. Browne, K. Iver, Patrick Rosal

Free - Registration (& Masks) Required

Link for Tickets + Details

WED. MARCH 22 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ New York, NY

Reading & Conversation w/Stephanie Foo, author of What My Bones Know: A Memoir of Healing from Complex Trauma

@ The Strand, Rare Book Room (3rd Floor) 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003

Link for Tickets (Tickets + Masks Required)

MON. MARCH 27 ★ 6:00PM ET ★ Allendale, MI

Grand Valley Writers Series Craft Talk & Reading/Conversation

6:00 - 7:00PM Craft Talk

7:30 - 8:45PM Reading & Conversation

@ Grand Valley State University, Mary Idema Pew Library Multipurpose Room

Link to details

WED. MARCH 29 ★ 1:30PM ET ★ Radio

WNYC / All of It with Alison Stewart & Luke Green

Recorded: Listen to the podcast segment at WNYC

SUN. APRIL 2 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Poets in Conversation Series w/ Patricia Smith

Hosted by Allison Adair

Recorded: Watch the recorded event on YouTube

TUE. APRIL 11 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Wallingford, CT + Virtual

Wallingford Poet Laureate Presents Series Reading w/ Claudia Acevedo-Quiñones

@ Wallingford Public Library 200 N. Main St., Wallingford, CT 06492

Free + link to details / link to watch virtually

WED. APRIL 12 ★ 1:00PM ET / 10:00AM PT ★ Virtual + Recorded

Free Lecture: Introduction to the Zuihitsu, a Japanese Genre + Q&A

@ The Writer's Workshop Lecture Series via Authors Publish

Register to attend the live talk

SUN. APRIL 16 ★ 2:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Brookline Poetry Series w/ Martha Collins

Hosted by Susan Jo Russell, Brookline Public Library

Link to details

TUE. APRIL 18 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY

Reading w/ Rebecca Faulkner & Lynn Melnick

@ Unnameable Books 615 Vanderbilt Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11238

Note: this event will be *outdoors* in their backyard space

WED. APRIL 19 ★ 12:30PM ET ★ Riverhead, NY

Suffolk County Community College Visit

@ Riverhead Campus

THURS. APRIL 27 ★ 7:00PM PT ★ San Francisco, CA

Reading & Conversation w/ Jennifer S. Cheng

@ Green Apple Books on the Park 1231 9th Ave., San Francisco, CA 94122

Link to details 

TUES. MAY 2 ★ TBD (evening) ★ Bronx, NY

Major Authors Reading Series (MARS)

@ Manhattan College

THURS. MAY 4 ★ 6:00PM ET ★ New York, NY

Reading & Conversation w/ Brenda Shaughnessy

@ Yu & Me Books 44 Mulberry St., New York, NY 10013

SAT. MAY 6 ★ 11:30AM ET ★ Salem, MA

w/ Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello, Su Cho, Joan Kown Glass

Korean American Women Breaking Silences

@ Massachusetts Poetry Festival

@ Peabody Essex Museum - Forbes Gallery

SAT. MAY 6 ★ 4:30PM ET ★ Salem, MA

w/ Chase Berggrun, Janine Joseph, Maya Marshall

We Were Never Meant to Survive: Poetry of Witness to Womanhood

@ Massachusetts Poetry Festival

@ Peabody Essex Museum - Forbes Gallery

MON. MAY 8 ★ 12:30PM ET ★ Queens, NY + Virtual

Belladonna x Queens College Reading Series w/ Rainer Diana Hamilton

@ Queens College/CUNY

Link to join virtually

MON. MAY 8 ★ 6:30PM ET ★ New York, NY

Four Way Books 30th Anniversary Benefit

@ Tribeca Grill, The Loft (2nd Floor) 375 Greenwich St., New York, NY 10013

honoring Four Way Books & Ellen Bryant Voigt

WED. MAY 10 ★ 8:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Reading & Conversation w/ Tarfia Faizullah

Hosted by the Asian American Writers Workshop

Link to register + details

SAT. MAY 13 ★ 7:30PM ET New York, NY

Seen, Sound, Scribe

w/ Wo Chan, Phil Kaye, DJ Tiff McFierce

@ Lincoln Center

David Rubenstein Atrium 61 W. 62nd Street, NYC

Free & Open to the Public

TUE. MAY 16 ★ 7:00PM CT ★ Chicago, IL

Reading w/ C. Russell Price & Jameka Williams

@ Women & Children First Bookstore 5233 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60640

Free + Link to Register for the Event (Vax + Masks Required)

 

WED. MAY 17 ★ 7:30PM CT ★ Chicago, IL

Blue Hour Reading (Chicago Poetry Center)

@ Haymarket House 800 W. Buena Ave., Chicago, IL 60613

w/ CM Burroughs (+ generative workshop begins at 6)

Free - Registration Required

Link for tickets + details

FRI. MAY 26 ★ 1:15PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY + Virtual

Craft Talk + Q&A: "The Art of Trauma"

Brooklyn Poets Poetry Festival

@ Brooklyn Poets 144 Montague St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

Link for tickets + details

FRI. JUNE 2 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Soul Sister Revue Series Finale

w/ Ariana Brown, Tameka Cage Conley, Rachelle Parker, Charif Shanahan, Danez Smith

WED. JUNE 14 ★ 6:30PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY

Supa Dupa Fresh Feature

@ Ode to Babel 772 Dean St., Brooklyn, NY 11238

Free + Outdoors

Link for details

THUR. JUNE 15 ★ 9:25AM ET ★ Radio

WLIW's The Heart of the East End w/ Gianna Volpe

TUE. JUNE 20 ★ 6:00PM ET ★ New York, NY

Bryant Park Reading Series

w/ Megan Fernandes, J. Mae Barizo, Ana Božičević

@ Bryant Park Reading Room

Free + Outdoors

Link + details

WED. JULY 19 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Virtual

Poetry Well Strange Garments Conversation Series

Body & Mind Conversation w/ Trapeta B. Mayson

Conversation about mental health & the body + generative workshop led by Nicole Callihan

Link for tix + more info about this series

THURS. AUGUST 10 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Jersey City, NJ

Jersey City Reads Poems series

w/ Nadra Mabrouk & Spencer Williams

WORD Books 29 McWilliams Pl, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Link for tix + details

FRI. SEPTEMBER 15 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY

Kan Yama Kan w/Sally Wen Mao, Alicia Mountain, Sahar Delijani, Cherrye Davis

@ Location will be provided when ticket is purchased; Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Doors open @ 6:30PM

WED. OCTOBER 11 - THURS. OCTOBER 12 ★ TBD ET ★ Bennington, VT

Poetry at Bennington Series

w/ James Allen Hall

@ Bennington College

WED. OCTOBER 25 ★ 7:00PM ET ★ Brooklyn, NY

Book Launch Event: The Hurricane Book by Claudia Acevedo-Quiñones

Reading + Conversation with Claudia + Q&A

@ Books Are Magic

Watch the full recorded event here

More readings & events are in the works & will be added shortly. For the most up-to-date info,

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To inquire about booking Eugenia for readings, events, interviews, & teaching engagements for 2023/2024. Please contact Eugenia directly: eugenia.leigh@gmail.com

 

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