July 12, 2010

Pittsburgh Lit Events: July 12 - 18

Tuesday, July 13:

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Hemingway’s Summer Poetry Series
The back room of Hemingway's Cafe fills up with featured readers and an open mic in this 30+ year running poetry series. Feat. Kevin Finn, Robert Gibb, and Michael Wurster.
Hemingway’s Cafe
3911 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:00pm – free – (412)621-4100

Release: Open Mic
Open Mic for poets, emcees and vocalists.
Shadow Lounge
972 Baum Blvd Pittsburgh, PA (East Liberty)
9:00pm(18+) - $5 - (412) 363-8277

Thursday, July 15:

Dream Horse Press: First Book Tour

Dream Horse Press authors Kyle McCord (Galley of the Beloved in Torment, Winner of the 2008 Orphic Prize) and Keith Montesano (Ghost Lights, Finalist for the 2008 Orphic Prize) read from their recently released books.
Cyberpunk Apocalypse

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

Saturday, July 17:

Gist Street Reading Series 10th Annual Cookout Extravaganza
Pittsburgh's premier reading series celebrates summer with its annual cookout. Featuring Dzanc Press, with readings by Dawn Raffel, Jeff Parker, Zoe Zolbrod, and Abayomi Animashaun.
James Simon Sculpture Studio (3rd floor)
305 Gist St Pittsburgh, PA (Uptown)
8:00pm – $10 - (412) 434-5629

Sunday, July 18:

Carnegie Library Sunday Reading Series: Davka
Weave Issue 02 contributor Davka reads in Oakland.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (Main Branch)
Quiet Reading Room, Main Floor
4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
2:00pm - free – (412)622-3151

The New Yinzer Presents... at the Polish Hill Arts Festival
The New Yinzer Presents performance series joins the Polish Hill Arts Festival for a special summer reading. Featuring Kris Collins, Elwin Michael Cotman, Daniel McCloskey, and Amanda Reynolds.
Lili Coffee*Shop
3138 Dobson St, Pittsburgh, PA (Polish Hill)
2:00pm - free

Do you have a literary event you want to see listed on our calendar?
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