• s

  • m

  • t

  • w

  • h

  • f

  • s

  • 17

  • 18

  • 19

  • 20

  • 21

  • 22

  • 23

  • 24

  • 25

  • 26

  • 27

  • 28

  • 1

  • 2

  • 3

  • 4

  • 5

  • 6

  • 7

  • 8

  • 9

  • 10

  • 11

  • 12

  • 13

  • 14

  • 15

  • 16

  • 17

  • 18

  • 19

  • 20

  • 21

  • 22

  • 23



Philadelphia

  • Emily Nussbaum: Writing About TV

    Emily Nussbaum is the TV critic for The New Yorker. She won a 2014 ASME award for her columns and previously worked at New York Magazine, where she created the Approval Matrix.

  • A Poetry Reading By Bill Berkson

    Hosted by: Charles Bernstein Bill Berkson is a poet, critic, teacher, and sometime curator. Born in New York in 1939, he is the author of many books and pamphlets of poetry, including Serenade; Fugue State, a volume of his 1960s collaborations with Frank O’Hara entitled Hymns of St. Bridget & …

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • A Reading by Anne Waldman

    Acclaimed poet Anne Waldman has been an active member of the “Outrider” experimental poetry community, a culture she helped create and nurture for over four decades as writer, editor, teacher, performer, magpie scholar, infra-structure curator, and cultural/political activist. Her poetry is …

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • Fiction Writer Katherine Heiny: A Reading and Conversation

    Katherine Heiny's fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic , Glimmer Train, Ploughshares, and many other publications. She lives in Washington D.C. with her husband and children. Single, Carefree, Mellow is her first book.

upcoming events

  • A Poetry Reading by C.K. Williams

    Co-sponsored by the Creative Writing Program C. K. Williams is the author of numerous books of poetry, including All at Once: Prose Poems (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014); Writers Writing Dying: Poems (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012); Wait: PoemsCollected Poems (2007); The Singing (2003), which …

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • Leslie Jamison: A Reading & Conversation

    Leslie Jamison is a novelist and essayist who has also worked as a baker, an office temp, an innkeeper, a tutor, and a medical actor. Her collection of essays The Empathy Exams won the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize. Her novel The Gin Closet was published by Free Press in 2010. Her work has appeared…

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • New Trends in Mystery, Romance, & GLBT Publishing: A Conversation with Neil Placky

    Join us for a conversation about trends in genre writing, editing, and e-publishing, led by Neil Plakcy whose own work has been published across many platforms and by large and small presses. Neil Plakcy studied creative writing at Penn with professors including Philip Roth and Carlos Fuentes, then…

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • Thomas Devaney and Joseph Massey: A Poetry Reading

    Thomas Devaney is the author of four poetry collections, Calamity Jane (Furniture Press Books, 2014), The Picture that Remains (The Print Center, 2014), A Series of Small Boxes (Fish Drum, 2007), and The American Pragmatist Fell in Love (Banshee Press, 1999), and a nonfiction book Letters to Ernesto…

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
  • A Poetry Reading By Kevin Young

    Brave Testimony Series Kevin Young is the author of eight books of poetry, most recently Book of Hours, which was featured on NPR's "Fresh Air," and editor of eight others. His previous book Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels won a 2012 American Book Award and Jelly Roll: A Blues was a …

    MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT
Advertisement