March 22, 2010

Pittsburgh Lit Events: March 22 - 28

Monday, March 22:

Drue Heinz Lecture Series - Audrey Niffenegger
Audrey Niffenegger, author of the best-selling The Time Traveler's Wife, speaks in Pittsburgh.
Carnegie Music Hall
4400 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
7:30pm - $35+ - (412) 622-8866

Tuesday, March 23:

91.3 WYEP Radio

Lisa Scottoline Reading
Best-selling mystery writer Lisa Scottoline reads from her latest book, Think Twice.
Oakmont Carnegie Library

700 Allegheny River Blvd Oakmont, PA
7:00pm - free - (412) 828-9532

Hungry Sphinx Reading Series
Weekly poetry and fiction series featuring area students and writers fills the upper
room of the Sphinx Hookah Cafe. Featured readers TBA.

Sphinx Cafe
401 Atwood St Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:00pm - free - (421) 621-1153

Thursday, March 25:

Pitt Contemporary Writers Series Presents: Nathaniel Mackey
Discussion on The Future of Poetry with 2006 National Book Award-winner,
moderated by poet Ben Lerner.
University of Pittsburgh
Frick Fine Arts Building
- Room 125
Schenley Dr Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:30pm - free - (412) 624-4125

Saturday, March 27:

Transformative Writing: The Art of Journaling
Writing workshop feat. Matthew Adams; continues through March 28.
Garfield Artworks
4931 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Garfield)
2:00pm – $99 for 4 workshops – (412)231-1581

Chatham University Graduate Reading Series
Chatham MFA candidates read their work.
AVA Bar & Lounge
126 S Highland Ave Pittsburgh, PA (East Liberty)
7:00pm - $? - (412) 363-8277

Eric Nelson Reading
Author reads from the Silk City series.
Cyberpunk Apocalypse

5431 Carnegie St Pittsburgh, PA (Lawrenceville)
7:00pm - free

Kinetix! Poetry in Motion
Open mic poetry performances and featured artists.
New Hazlett Theater
Allegheny Sq East Pittsburgh, PA (North side)
10:30pm - $10 - (412)320-4610

Food, Dancing, Art and Poetry!
Fundraiser event to send Carlow students to AWP

127 Chesterfield Street, Pittsburgh
8:00 pm - $5 donation

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