Thursday, July 30, 2015
Poets Harryette Mullen (shown) and Meta DuEwa Jones will read from their work at The Raven Book Store, 6 E. 7th Street, Lawrence, Kan.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Paula McLain will discuss her new novel, Circling the Sun, at Unity Temple on the Plaza, 707 W. 47th Street, Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Film critic and fiction writer Lonita Cook will read from their work as part of the Riverfront Reading Series at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennsylvania Avenue, Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, August 14, 2015
This event will feature poetry readings from Annette Billings (shown), Gloria Taylor, Kira Daniels, Karis Harrington, and many more, at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, Mo. For more information, visit the Women & Young Ladies of Poetry Facebook page.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Contributors to the latest issue of the literary magazine Kansas City Voices will share their work as part of the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series at the Oak Park Neighborhood Library, 9500 Bluejacket, Overland Park, Kan. Sponsored by The Writers Place and Johnson County Public Library.
Friday, August 21, 2015
Poets Greg Field (shown), Tobi Cogswell, and Jeff Alfier, will share their work as part of a reading series at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Poet Susan Rieke (shown) and fellow writer Divya Bhalla will share their work as part of the Big Tent Reading Series, at The Raven Book Store, 6 E. 7th Street, Lawrence, Kan.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Poet Janice N. Harrington will share her work as part of the Pleiades/The Honors College Visiting Writers Series, at the University of Central Missouri, Gallery of Art and Design, 217 Clark Street, Warrensburg, Mo.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Mapping Yeats, an interdisciplinary symposium, will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of this poet and playwright, hosted by the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Rockhurst University, the University of Kansas, Ottawa University, and the Kansas City Irish Festival. Held at Crown Center Thursday and Friday. See this listing for developing details.
Friday, September 4, 2015
This annual reading and open mic celebrating National Recovery Month features readings by Susan Whitmore, Judith Roberts, Charles Ferruzza, Carrie Allison, and Liz Gilbert, at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, Mo.
Kansas City Literary Events
This isssue includes an interview with Buck O'Neil and writing by Ted Kooser and Dan Quisenberry + others.