February 7, 2011

Pittsburgh Lit Events: February 7 - 13

Monday, February 7:

Free Poetry Workshop
Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange hosts open poetry workshop on the first Monday
of each month. Call for details.
Borders Books - Eastside
5986 Penn Circle South Pittsburgh, PA (East Liberty)
7:00pm - free - (412) 481-7636

Drue Heinz Lecture Series - Sapphire
Sapphire, award-winning poet and author of PUSH (inspiration for the 2009 film Precious), speaks in Pittsburgh.
Carnegie Music Hall
4400 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
7:30pm - $35+ - (412) 622-8866

Tuesday, February 8:

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

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, February 9:

Claire Keegan Reading
Irish writer Claire Keegan, winner of the 2009 Davy Byrnes Irish Writing Award, reads in Pittsburgh.
Carlow University
Aquinas Hall, Room 106
3333 Fifth Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
12:30pm - free - (412) 578-2095

91.3 WYEP Radio

Thursday, February 10:

Pittsburgh Writes
Weekly writers workshop.
Crazy Mocha Coffee
531 Beaver Street Sewickley, PA
Call for time - (412) 741-4444

Friday, February 11:

Word Circus Reading Series
Selected readers from Chatham's MFA program read, followed by an open mic.

Most Wanted Fine Art Gallery

5015 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Lawrenceville)

7:00pm - free - (412) 328-4737

Do you have a literary event you want to see listed on our calendar?
E-mail details to: joel.weavezine @ gmail.com

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