May 2, 2011

Pittsburgh Lit Events: May 2 - 8

Monday, May 2:

Free Poetry Workshop
Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange hosts open poetry workshop on the first Monday
of each month. Call for details. Please note new time and location!
Panera Bread
5430 Centre Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Shadyside)
6:30pm - free

Tuesday, May 3:

Join City of Asylum for readings by Hervé Le Tellier (France), David Bezmozgis (Latvia/Canada), and Kyung-sook Shin (South Korea). The event will kick off a 3-reading series sponsored by City of Asylum/Pittsburgh during the month of May and will be held outdoors, under a tent, on Pittsburgh's Northside. Moderated by Terrance Hayes.
330 Sampsonia Way Pittsburgh, PA (North side)
7:00pm - free

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, hosted by Jimmy Cvetic. Feat. Pittsburgh Poetry Society members: Edna Machesney, Marilyn Marsh Noll, Liane Ellison Norman, Christine Pasinski, Lucienne Wald, and Christine Wolfe.
Hemingway’s Cafe
3911 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Oakland)
8:00pm – free – (412)621-4100

Saturday, May 7:

This Night's Cave - a reading by poets Lori Wilson and Angele Ellis
Lori Wilson (House Where a Woman, Autumn House Press) and Angele Ellis (Spared, Main Street Rag, and Arab on Radar, Six Gallery) will alternate voices by "calling and responding" to each other's work, and will debut some new poems.
Awesome Books
5111 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA (Garfield)
7:00pm - free

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