Saturday, April 25, 2020
Poet Rudy Francisco will read at the Central Resource Library, 9875 W. 87 St., Overland Park, Kan. Poet Jen Harris will interview Francisco before the performance.
Friday, May 8, 2020
Missouri poet laureate, Karen Craigo, and Kansas poet laureate, Huascar Medina, will read for Riverfront Readings at the Writers Place, 31 W. 31 St., Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, May 15, 2020
This annual reading of regional poets benefits UMKC's Crystal Field Scholarship in Poetry, at Nonprofit Village, 31 W. 31st. St., Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 12, 2020
Poets Ida Fogle and Brandon Whitehead will read for the Riverfront Reading Series at the Writers Place, 31 W. 31 St., Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 19, 2020
Poets Bob Dean and Agnes Vojta and novelist Michael Pritchett will read at the Writers Place, 31 W. 31 St., Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, August 21, 2020
Poets Lisa Faye Coutley, Kate Gasking, and Jenny Molberg will read at the Writers Place, 31 W. 31 St., Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, October 16, 2020
Lisa D. Stewart (shown) will read from her literary memoir The Big Quiet: One Woman's Horseback Ride Home; Robert Stewart will read poems from Working Class and others, The Writers Place, Nonprofit Village, 31 W. 31st St., Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Poet Patricia Smith will serve as the Cockefair Chair writer-in-residence for the University of Missouri-Kansas City English department. Details forthcoming.
Kansas City Literary Events
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