Kansas City Literary Events Calendar

Huascar Medina

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Poet Laureate of Kansas Huascar Medina will give a lecture "May Our Voices Ring True," at the Overland Park Convention Center, 5974-6248 W. 110th St., Leawood, Kan.

Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Leawood, Kan.
Contact: 785-263-3160, Judy Burgess

William Trowbridge & Bob Walkenhorst

Monday, October 28, 2019

William Trowbridge will read his poems, and musician Bob Walkenhorst will play music at The Brick, 1727 McGee St., Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-421-1634, The Brick

Pat Lawson & Phyllis Becker

Friday, November 8, 2019

Prose writer Pat Lawson and poet Phyllis Becker will read from their work as part of the Riverfront Reading Series at The Writers Place, 31 W. 31st St., Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-281-8311, The Writers Place

Friman, Trowbridge & Wagner

Friday, November 15, 2019

Poets Alice Friman, William Trowbridge, and Maryfrances Wagner will read from their work as part of The Writers Place Reading Series at The Writers, 31 W. 31st. St., Kansas City, Mo. 

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-281-8311, The Writers Place

R.O. Kwon

Friday, February 28, 2020

Novelist R.O. Kwon will read on the Kansas State University campus. Exact location of this event is TBA.

Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Manhattan, Kan.
Contact: 785-532-6716, Kansas State English Dept.

Kansas City Literary Events

Barth, Brookhart, Courtois & Ferruzza

Friday, June 21, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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