September 27, 2010

Pittsburgh Lit Events: September 27 - October 3

Tuesday, September 28:

Carnegie Mellon Adamson Reading Series - Susan Henderson
CMU Alum Susan Henderson reads from her debut novel Up From the Blue (HarperCollins, 2010).
Giant Eagle Auditorium
5000 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
7:00pm - free - (412) 268-2850

Hungry Sphinx Reading Series
Weekly poetry and fiction series featuring area students and writers fills the upper
room of the Sphinx Hookah Cafe. Jeff Oaks and Stacey Waite are featured.
Sphinx Cafe
401 Atwood St Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:00pm - free - (412) 621-1153

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

Wednesday, September 29:

NOTE: weekly show time moved from Tuesdays to Wednesdays.
91.3 WYEP Radio

Drue Heinz Literature Prize Award Ceremony
Tina May Hall, recipient of the 2010 Drue Heinz Lit Prize, reads from her work,
as selected by 2010 judge, Renata Adler (also to be in attendance).
University of Pittsburgh
Frick Fine Arts Building
- Room 125
Schenley Dr Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:30pm - free - (412) 624-4125

Thursday, September 30:

Pittsburgh Writes
Weekly writers workshop.
Crazy Mocha Coffee
531 Beaver Street Sewickley, PA

Call for time - (412) 741-4444

Friday, October 1:

Gist Street Reading Series
Pittsburgh's world-renowned reading series welcomes Frannie Lindsay (poetry) and Jim Tomlinson (fiction) for its third-to-final reading ever.
James Simon Sculpture Studio (3rd floor)
305 Gist St Pittsburgh, PA (Uptown)
8:00pm – $10 - (412) 434-5629

Sunday, October 3:

Carnegie Library Sunday Reading Series
The Carnegie Library’s Sunday Poetry Reading Series hosts a featured reading by Joseph Bathanti.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (Main Branch)

Quiet Reading Room, Main Floor

4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
2:00pm - free – (412)622-3151

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