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NY Literary Events Calendar

Our literary events calendar is provided as a free service to organizations. Anyone may submit a literary event for listing online, and we welcome all organizations to utilize this free service to get the word out about free or for-cost literary events.

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PLEASE NOTE: This events calendar is for Literary Events only. Non-literary event submissions will be declined.

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Saturday August 1 2015, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brooklyn Small Press Flea]
Brooklyn Small Press Flea
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718-230-2100
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This pop-up book fair features Brooklyn's finest indie presses, including A Public Space, Archipelago Books, BELLADONNA*, Electric Literature, Futurepoem, Guillotine, Melville House, One Story, Ugly D...
Saturday August 1 2015, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
 

Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
Park Plaza Restaurant 220 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Brooklyn, NY
9176795002
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Brownstone Poets is celebrating its 10th year this August! Brownstone Poets presents Virginia Walker and a Special Tribute to Michael Walsh, Saturday, August 1 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant...
Saturday August 8 2015, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience: The Taming of the Shrew]
Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience: The Taming of the Shrew
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718-230-2100
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The Shakespeare-ience is a summer intensive designed to make Shakespeare accessible to inner city youth. They will perform the romantic comedy Taming of the Shrew, which follows the rocky courtship of...
Thursday August 13 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Sally Fisher & Sheila Maldonado
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Sally Fisher, New York and West Delhi, NY, has published her poems in The Threepenny Review, Field, Poetry East, Margie, Mid-American Review, New Directions, The Sun, Shenandoah, Poetry Daily (online)...
Thursday August 27 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Elizabeth Gray & Cheryl Taylor
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr, New York, NY is a poet, translator, and corporate consultant. Her book SERIES | INDIA, was published by Four Way Books in April 2015. Gray’s translations from classical and cont...
Thursday September 10 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Poets P Memmer, G Popoff & Writer J Pashley
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Philip Memmer, Clinton, NY is the author of four books of poems, most recently The Storehouses of the Snow: Psalms, Parables and Dreams (Lost Horse Press, 2012). His previous collections include Lucif...
Saturday September 19 2015, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  The Magic of Fairy Tales: A Conversation]
The Magic of Fairy Tales: A Conversation
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718-230-2100
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A conversation with children's literary historian Michael Patrick Hearn, and Donna Miskend, curator of the current Brooklyn Public Library "Fairy Tales" exhibition, which features illustrators from th...
Tuesday September 22 2015, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 

Second Tuesday Series Featuring Playwright Terrence McNally
LGBT Center
Jamal Cole
208 W 13 St
New York, NY
2126207310
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Terrence McNally is one of the American theater’s most important living playwrights. His new book, "Selected Works: A Memoir in Plays," presents eight of his most popular plays with a personal essay o...
Thursday September 24 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Richard Levine & Matthew Spireng
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Richard Levine, Brooklyn and Cobleskill, NY a retired teacher and Working Family Party activist, is the author of The Cadence of Mercy, That Country’s Soul, A Language Full of Wars and Songs, and Snap...
Thursday October 8 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Robert Bensen & Martin Willits
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Robert Bensen’s fifth and most recent book of poems is Orenoque, Wetumka, and Other Poems (Bright Hill Press, 2012), in collaboration with artist Phil Young. These poems, according to Eric Gansworth, ...
Thursday October 22 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Writer April Ford & Poet Jeffrey Harrison
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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April L. Ford, Oneonta, NY, won Grand Prize for the Santa Fe Writers Project 2013 Literary Awards Program for Fiction (judge David Morrell) for her story collection.. Previously, the collection was sh...
Thursday November 12 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays / Featured Poet Alice B. Fogel
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Alice B. Fogel, Acworth, NH, is the NH State Poet Laureate (2014-2019). Her most recent collection, Interval: Poems Based Upon Bach’s Goldberg Variations, won the Nicholas Schaffner Award for Music in...


Featured Events
Saturday, August 1
Brownstone Poets
Brooklyn, NY
2:30 PM   |   View Details »
Saturday, August 8
Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience: The Taming of the Shrew
Brooklyn, NY
3:00 PM   |   View Details »
Thursday, August 13
Word Thursdays / Featured Poets Sally Fisher & Sheila Maldonado
Treadwell, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »

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