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John Garry Brown & Jim McCrary

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Writers John Garry Brown and Jim McCrary (shown) will read from their work as part of the Big Tent reading series at The Raven Book Store, 6 E. 7th St., Lawrence, Kan. 

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Lawrence, Kan.
Contact: 785-749-3300, The Raven Book Store

Music Premier of Boisseau Poems, a Concert

Friday, January 25, 2019

Composer Susan Kander in collaboration with Victoria Sofia Botero will present a musical version of poems by the late Michelle Boisseau.  The concert will be at the 1900 Building, 1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Mission Woods, Kan. 66205. Boisseau event page

Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Mission Woods, Kansas
Contact: 1900 Building (913) 730-1905

Kansas City Voices: A Celebration of Poetry and Prose

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Whispering Prairie Press presents contributors from past volumes of Kansas City Voices at the Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-960-4611, Uptown Arts Bar

Eavesdropping with Michelle Boisseau

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Join the UMKC English department and College of Arts and Sciences as they celebrate the life of Michelle Boisseau through her poetry. Bring a favorite poem by Boisseau. University of Missouri-Kansas City, Nichols Libary, Room 325, 800 E. 51st St., Kansas City, Mo. 

Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-235-1305, UMKC Dept. of English

Patrick Dobson

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Patrick Dobson will read and celebreate his book of poems When the Titans Sleep and Other Dreams, held at Prospero's Books, 1800 W. 39th St., Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-531-9673, Prospero's Books

Eula Bliss

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Nonfiction author Eula Bliss will read at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Call for location.  That morning, she will give a craft talk.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Columbia, Mo.
Contact: 573-882-6421, English Department

Fatima Asghar and Safia Elhillo

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Poets Fatima Asghar (shown) and Safia Elhillo will read from their work and have a book signing at Liberty Hall located at 644 Massachusetts St. Lawrence, Kan.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Lawrence, Kan.
Contact: thecommons@ku.edu

Benefit Event for The Writers Place

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Support the new Writers Place and play Ham-BINGO at Hamburger Mary's, 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.  $10 suggested donation.  Play all night long, order fabulous food and drink; great prizes and a raffle.

Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: The Writers Place (816) 281-8311 http://writersplacekc.org/

B.A. Shapiro

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

B.A. Shapiro will read from her novel The Collector's Apprentice for Watermark Books, at Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount St., Wichita, Kan.

Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Wichita, Kan.
Contact: 316-682-1181, Watermark Books & Cafe

Tyehimba Jess

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

2017 winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, Tyehimba Jess will read at the Kansas City Public Library, Central Branch, 14 W 10th Street, Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: Jacob Wagner UMKC (816) 235-6053

Kansas City Literary Events

John Garry Brown & Jim McCrary

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Lawrence, Kan.

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.