Events

Allison Hedge Coke  

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06/12/16 - 06/17/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Allison Hedge Coke in Sylva, NC Cullowhee Mountain Arts United States
Time: 8:00am. Admission: $550. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 598W Main Street. Allison Hedge Coke teaches a class on poetry. This workshop is inclusive of prose poetry and narrative, so prose writers should feel comfortable alongside poets in this poetry workshop. All levels welcome, come empty or full, but be open to what you might reach. More information
06/19/16 - 06/24/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Allison Hedge Coke in Sylva, NC Cullowhee Mountain Arts United States
Time: 8:00am. Admission: $550. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 598W Main Street. Allison Hedge Coke teaches a class on memoir that will motivate investigation and application through exploration of environmentally-based organic structures as crafted by some tremendous poets. This class brings an inspiring stream of unique. More information
07/13/16 - 07/17/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Allison Hedge Coke in San Antonio, TX Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center United States
Time: 12:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 723 S. Brazos St.. Venue phone: 210-271-3151. This year, the Macondo Writers’ Workshop will take place from July 13-17 at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center and include two nights (Friday & Saturday, July 15 & 16) where the community is invited to enjoy readings by acclaimed writers, including San Antonio youth—inaugural members of the Macondo Young Writers’ Workshop. In 2016, we will hold four workshops, and leading our workshops will be Allison Hedge Coke (poetry), Alex Espinoza (fiction), Gregg Barrios (playwriting), and Joe Jimenez (multi-genre young writers’ workshop*) More information

Amanda Nadelberg  

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05/04/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Amanda Nadelberg in Minneapolis, MN Honey United States
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 205 East Hennepin Avenue. Venue phone: 612-746 -0306. Join us as we celebrate the launch of Amanda Nadelberg’s new collection of poetry, SONGS FROM A MOUNTAIN. Dubbed “a dizzying achievement that rings out loud and precise and clear” by John Ashbery and a top spring poetry pick by Library Journal, SONGS FROM A MOUNTAIN’s panoramic narratives are made from imaginary forms, daily commutes, circuits of walks—invitations to a new sense of memory and scale. Amanda will be joined by poet Dobby Gibson, author of IT BECOMES YOU (Graywolf Press). Preview this dynamic duo in conversation at Tin House: http://www.tinhouse.com/blog/42284/language-as-a-kind-of-freight-to-be-moved-an-interview-with-amanda-nadelberg.html This event is free and open to the public. More information
05/15/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Amanda Nadelberg in Oakland, CA Diesel Bookstore United States
Time: 3:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 5433 College Ave. Venue phone: (510) 653-9965. Amanda Nadelberg and Ben Mirov discuss and read from “Songs from a Mountain” and “Ghost Machines” More information

Ben Lerner  

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05/07/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Ben Lerner in New York, NY Frieze New York United States
Time: 12:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 247 Centre St 5th Floor. Art-historian and critic Hal Foster and poet and novelist Ben Lerner discuss the use of artifice versus reality in recent art and fiction, and their hatred of poetry and painting. Seats can be reserved at the Auditorium desk from 11am on the day of each talk. More information

Bill Berkson  

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05/07/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Bill Berkson in New York, NY Nancy Margolis Gallery United States
Time: 4:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 523 West 25th St. Nancy Margolis Gallery is delighted to invite you to the gallery’s special event, ART + POETRY. It will include a poetry reading lead by Kyle Schlesinger and Bill Berkson. Berkson’s books, EXPECT DELAYS and INVISIBLE OLIGARCHS will be available for purchase and book signing. More information

Brian Evenson  

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05/14/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Brian Evenson in Minneapolis, MN Magers & Quinn United States
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 3038 Hennepin Ave. S.. Come listen to Brian Evenson read from his novel A Collapse of Horses. With minimalist literary horror, Brian Evenson’s stories work a nightmare axis of doubt, paranoia, and every day life. A stuffed bear’s heart beats with the rhythm of a dead baby, Reno keeps receding to the east no matter how far you drive, and in a mine on another planet, the dust won’t stop seeping in. In these stories, Evenson unsettles us with the everyday and the extraordinary—the terror of living with the knowledge of all we cannot know. More information
08/07/16 - 08/14/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Brian Evenson in Transylvania Mama Cozonacilor Hotel Romania
Time: 3:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. THE HORROR WRITER’S WORKSHOP, TRANSYLVANIA invites Brian Evenson as guest instructor for the seven day workshop and retreat in Transylvania, Romania from August 07-14, 2016. The workshop will take place in the a quaint, award-winning hotel situated in the mountains of Bran, overlooking Bran village and Dracula’s castle. Along with daily lectures and workshops, you will be given personal attention to your writing, including one-on-one tutorials and comprehensive critiques by our guest. Buy tickets More information

Chris Martin  

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05/07/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Chris Martin in Milwaukee, WI Woodland Pattern United States
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 720 East Locust Street. Join Chris Martin and Mary Austin Speaker for a reading and writing workshop at Woodland Pattern Bookcenter. More information

Dan Fox  

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05/16/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Dan Fox in Chicago, IL Seminary Co-op Bookstore United States
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 5751 S. Woodlawn Avenue. Venue phone: 773-752-4381. Dan Fox discusses Pretentiousness: Why It Matters. He will be joined in conversation by Anna Searle Jones More information

Dylan Hicks  

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05/19/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Dylan Hicks in Minneapolis, MN The Loft Literary Center United States
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 1011 Washington Ave S. Venue phone: 612-215-2575. Join Coffee House Press and Dylan Hicks at the Loft Literary Center as we celebrate the launch of his new novel, AMATEURS. Called “smart, witty, and endearing” by Kirkus Reviews, AMATEURS is a comedy of manners about class resentment, precarious friendships, potentially romantic road trips, and extremely wealthy Manitobans. Though this time Dylan hasn’t made an album to accompany the novel, he will, for variety’s sake, perform a few unrelated songs at the reading. Co-hosted with the Loft Literary center, this event is free and open to the public. Get your copy of Dylan’s new novel hot off the press. Dylan Hicks is a writer and musician. His first novel, BOARDED WINDOWS, was published in 2012, along with a companion album of original songs. His journalism has appeared in the Village Voice, the New York Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, the Paris Review Daily, the Star Tribune, Rain Taxi, and elsewhere. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife, Nina Hale, and their son, Jackson. More information

Eimear McBride  

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05/20/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Eimear McBride in London Waterstone Bookshop United Kingdom
Time: 6:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 21 Tottenham Court Rd. The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction is opening its first-ever pop-up “book bar” at Waterstones’ new Tottenham Court Road store from Monday 16th May. Eimear McBride, who won the 2014 Baileys Prize winner for her debut A Girl is a Half-formed Thing (Faber & Faber), takes part in a “rousing curtain-raiser” of an event at the week’s close on Friday 20th May, at 6.30pm, concluding with a DJ set “inspired by storytelling.” More information

Kao Kalia Yang  

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05/15/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Kao Kalia Yang in Minneapolis, MN The Loft Literary Center United States
Time: 2:00pm. Admission: $5-10 suggested admission. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 1011 Washington Ave S. Venue phone: 612-215-2575. The Loft Literary Center proudly presents Kao Kalia Yang author of The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir. Yang will be reading from her highly anticipated second book, The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father, the story of Bee Yang, a song poet who sacrificed much for his children’s future in America. More information

Saeed Jones & Michael Reynolds  

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11/02/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Saeed Jones & Michael Reynolds in New York, NY 88 Palace Restaurant United States
Address: 88 E. Broadway.

Valeria Luiselli  

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05/09/16 http://coffeehousepress.org Valeria Luiselli in Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn BookCourt United States
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 163 Court Street. Venue phone: (718) 875-3677. Red Ink is a new quarterly series curated by Michele Filgate, co-sponsored by Literary Hub. Red Ink makes one think of vitality, blood, the monthly cycle, correcting history, and making a mark on the world. This dynamic series will focus on women writers, past and present. The first discussion, “Finding Solitude in a Noisy World,” will feature Valeria Luiselli, National Book Award Finalist Angela Flournoy, bestselling essayist Leslie Jamison, Katherine Trowler, and Molly Crabapple. More information

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