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Academy of American Poets Fall Conversation Series: Kimiko Hahn & Janna Levin

January 23rd @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe 126 Crosby St. New York, NY 10012   Distinguished and award-winning poet Hahn Kimiko, author of ‘The Brain Fever’ and ‘Toxic Flora’, joins astrophysicist Janna Levin, author of ‘Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space’, for a conversation exploring the intersections of science and poetry. https://www.facebook.com/events/771062009920283/ […]

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Anti-Heroin Chic Mag Launch

January 19th @ 6PM 32 Adams Street, BK/NY MFA student Jen Wolkin will be reading as part of Anti-Heroin Chic’s first print anthology launch! i don’t knwo too much about the event yet, expect what you can read in the tweet below: We hope you'll join us on Jan. 19th for the launch of our […]

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Nicole Cooley – Pete’s Big Salmon Poetry Series

December 14th @ 7PM Pete’s Big Salmon Poetry Series 709 Lorimer St, Brooklyn, New York 11211   QC’s own Nicole Cooley will be reading as part of Pete’s Candy Store Big Salmon Poetry Series!  Check it out: https://www.facebook.com/events/209452309968776/ Kimberly A. Collins is the author of Choose You! Wednesday Wisdom to Wake Your Soul (CreateSpace, 2017), […]

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Words Cannot Describe This – A Reading of a New Play

December 14th @ 7PM The Broom Tree Theatre Astoria First Presbyterian Church 23-35 Broadway, Astoria, Queens   This is the second of two free staged readings of (MFA alum) Jonathan Alexandratos’ Queens Council on the Arts-funded play, WORDS CANNOT DESCRIBE THIS. It will begin at 7pm on Friday, December 14th at the Broom Tree Theatre […]

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Mapping the Future: MFA Alumni Talk Working Outside Academia

Wednesday, December 12th @ 6:30PM Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College 405 Klapper Hall, 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, New York 11367 FREE   Is academia still the best place for writers? What about writers who don’t want to teach? How does a writer make a writing life outside of academia? What kinds of careers fuel a writing […]

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SHP Presents MFA Spotlight: 9 poets from Drew, Hofstra, Queens

Friday, December 7th @ 7 PM Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Dr. Sleepy Hollow, New York 10591 Hey-Hey-Hey! QC will be rocking Slapering Hol Press’ MFA showcase this Friday!  Check it out: Nine MFA Candidates from three graduate schools: Drew, Hofstra, and Queens will read their new work. Paula Ristuccia, Stephanie Tobia, and Jake […]

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Queenzenglish Int’l 2018 @ Queens Museum

Saturday, December 8th @ 3PM Queens Museum New York City Building Flushing Meadows Corona Park Queens, NY 11368   Queenzenglish Int’l 2018 @ Queens Museum A series of readings and performances including: Carla Harryman Paolo Javier Kyoo Lee Maria Lisella Thurston Moore Tracie Morris Eileen Myles                    […]

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Newtown Literary Issue #13 Launch Reading

Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 7PM The Local NY 1302 44th Ave, Long Island City 11101 MFA alum Jason N. Fischedick is a part of this awesome lineup for the launch of the latest issue of Newtown Literary, the only independent literary journal in the borough of Queens. Maybe we’ll finally find out what the […]

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MFA Open House

Thinking about applying to grad school and want to know what goes on in a vibrant, new MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation? How does our program differ from other venerable institutions in the metropolitan area and from other programs across the U.S.? Is this program the best match for your own creative […]

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Center For Book Arts – Poetry Chapbook Reading

Poetry Chapbook Reading Center for Book Arts 28 West 27th St, 3rd Flr New York, NY 10001 Friday, November 16th @ 6:30PM Join us in celebrating this year’s Poetry Chapbook honorees, hosted by Sharon Dolin. This year’s Chapbook Reader is Luisa A. Igloria for her manuscript What is Left of Wings, I Ask. Additional readers are Jason Baker and Elly Bookman. Igloria, Baker, […]

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