Category Local events

Upcoming reading — Cammy Thomas

Dear family and friends, Before the holidays take over your inbox, I wanted to let you know I’m giving a reading on Friday, January 11, at 7:30pm, with poets Christina Liu and Paul Hostovsky. The location is the Loring-Greenough House, 12 South St., Jamaica Plain. It’s part of the Chapter and Verse series. I plan […]

CERVENA BARVA PRESS WORKSHOP: Saturday, December 1st, 2018 “Pastry with Poets” Villanelle Workshop by Richard Hoffman

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Upcoming book launch events for Susan Eisenberg: 11/15 & 11/19

Beloved Boston Wallies, I’m honored to be reading in the Blacksmith House Poetry Series and thrilled to share new work at my newly-renovated neighborhood library! I hope you’ll be able to join me at one (or both!!) of these very different book events:   Thursday, Nov. 15, 6:30 pm Boston Public Library, JP Branch 30 […]

Eleanor Wilner reading at Assumption College – Oct. 24

Our very own patron saint-poet will be reading at Assumption College for the 2018 Gregory Stockmal Poetry Reading! October 24, 2018 7:30-9:00PM Curtis Hall Auditorium Click here for more info.

Jenny Johnson reading – 11/6

Jenny Johnson will be reading as part of the Blacksmith House Poetry Series on Monday, November 6th, at 8PM! $3 admission tickets and more information can be found here. Blacksmith House: Spiegel Auditorium 56 Brattle Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Sonya Larson with Laura van den Berg and Heidi Pitlor – 10/26

Belmont Books (79 Leonard St. Belmont, MA 02478) will host Sonya Larson, whose work was selected for this year’s Best American Short Stories, in conversation with Laura van den Berg and Heidi Pitlor next Thursday, October 26th at 7 pm. Come celebrate a Wally in conversation with a (faculty) Wally at this Wally-owned bookstore! More info […]

Leslie Lawrence reading: Friday, 9/22

Leslie Lawrence will be reading with Robin Becker on Friday, 9/22, 3pm, at the Provincetown Public Library! Please see the flyer below. We hope New England Wallies in the area will be able to join. If you have a local event to share, send it our way:

Alumni Conference info

Hi everyone:   Here is a link to the‘s Conference packet:   Please visit the SCHOLARSHIP info if you might be interested, as the deadline to request same is not far off. Likewise, if you would like to spread out your payments by starting with a deposit, you’ll need to do so soon […]

Next reading: Wednesday, April 5

Dear Writers, Rose Auslander, Mary Bonina, Geoff Kronik, and Cammy Thomas will read at the Cambridge Boat House a week from tomorrow. Hope to see you all there. Also, in case you didn’t see this from the Alum conference organizer Peter Klank, here is the info for this summer’s conference: “SAVE THESE DATES! We’re happy […]

MassPoetry Fundraiser

Hi everyone, As I mentioned in my reading at the start of December, I’m a big Alan Feldman fan. He sent me the following info: MassPoetry is having a fundraiser on Monday night, January 30, 7:30 at the Huntington theater.   Tickets are $100, a tax deductible contribution. MassPoetry is the organization which runs the huge poetry festival in […]