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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 23 2014, 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
 

A Special Event, The 2nd Great American Poets Series Day
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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A Special Event, The 2nd Great American Poets Series Day, August 23, 2014, Celebrating the Life and Work of NY Poet Dorothy Parker, 1893-1967. Dorothy Parker (August 22, 1893 – June 7, 1967) was an Am...
Saturday August 23 2014, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  10th Anniversary Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival]
10th Anniversary Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival
NY Writers Coalition
Rose Gorman
Fort Greene Park, Monument Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718-398-2883
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Presented by NY Writers Coalition, Akashic Books & Greenlight Bookstore Killer stoop sales, the Brooklyn Flea, and the saucy return of Habana Outpost are just a few Fort Greene staples in summertim...
Thursday August 28 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Maya Pindyck & Joanna Fuhrmann
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Maya Pindyck is the author of the poetry collection Friend Among Stones, which received the Many Voices Project Award from New Rivers Press, and a chapbook, Locket, Master, which won a Poetry Society ...
Saturday September 6 2014, 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brownstone Poets]
Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
Park Plaza Restaurant 220 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY
917 679 5002
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Brownstone Poets presents Evie Ivy, Max Nemerovsky, and Anoek van Praag at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Enjoy the varied menu at this affordable family-run diner while listening...
Tuesday September 9 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Pen Parentis Literary Salon 12th Season Launch Party]
Pen Parentis Literary Salon 12th Season Launch Party
Pen Parentis
M.M. DeVoe
Hotel Andaz Wall Street, 75 Wall Street
New York City, NY
212-590-1234
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The Pen Parentis Literary Salon season opens with a fantastic evening of reading and conversation from three critically acclaimed authors: Julia Fierro, author of Cutting Teeth, David Gilbert, author ...
Tuesday September 9 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Pen Parentis Literary Salon 12th Season Launch Party]
Pen Parentis Literary Salon 12th Season Launch Party
Pen Parentis
M.M. DeVoe
Hotel Andaz Wall Street, 75 Wall Street
New York City, NY
212-590-1234
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The Pen Parentis Literary Salon season opens with a fantastic evening of reading and conversation from three critically acclaimed authors: Julia Fierro, author of Cutting Teeth, David Gilbert, author ...
Thursday September 11 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Lolette Kuby & Claudia T. Stanek
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Lolette Kuby moved from Cleveland to Toronto in 1999. She earned her doctorate from Case Western Reserve University and taught in the English Department of the Cleveland State University. In Toronto s...
Tuesday September 16 2014, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Alex Hortis
Alex Hortis "When the Mafia Ran Gay Nightlife in NYC"

Howard Williams
208 W 13th St
New York, NY
212.620.7310
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Before the Stonewall Rebellion in June 1969, the Mafia largely controlled the bars, liquor licenses, and clientele in NYC's gay and lesbian bars and clubs. The Mob had been openly doing this for decad...
Thursday September 25 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Mario Moroni & Cheryl Boyce Taylor
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Mario Moroni was born in Italy and moved to the United States in 1989. He has taught at Yale University, the University of Memphis, Colby College, and currently teaches Italian at Binghamton Universit...
Thursday October 9 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Nichole Callahan & Chavisa Woods
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Nicole Callihan writes poems, stories and essays. Her work has appeared in, among others, Painted Bride Quarterly, Salt Hill, New York Quarterly, North American Review and cream city review and has be...
Thursday November 13 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Puma Perl & Annie Sauter
Bright Hill Literary Center
Bertha Rogers
94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY
607-829-5055
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Puma Perl is a widely published poet and writer. She is the author of two chapbooks, the award-winning Belinda and Her Friends and the recently published Ruby True, and two full-length collections knu...


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Saturday, August 23
A Special Event, The 2nd Great American Poets Series Day
Treadwell, NY
12:00 PM   |   View Details »
Saturday, August 23
10th Anniversary Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival
Brooklyn, NY
2:00 PM   |   View Details »
Thursday, August 28
Word Thursdays - Open Mic - Maya Pindyck & Joanna Fuhrmann
Treadwell, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »

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