Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Sarah Smarsh, author of "Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth." Will be in conversation about class and rural America at the Sheraton Overland Park, 6100 College Blvd. Overland Park, Kan.
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.
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Fiction author Jen Julian will read on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. Time and location details TBA.
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.
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Poet Donika Kelly will read for the Midwest Poets Series in Arrupe Hall located on the Rockhurst University campus at 5351 Forest Ave. Kansas City, Mo. This event is free and open to the public.
Friday, November 15, 2019
Alice Friman, William Trowbridge, and Maryfrances Wagner will read poems for The Writers Place Series at 31 W. 31st. St., Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Novelist Matthew Salesses will read on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. Time and location details TBA.
Friday, February 28, 2020
Novelist R.O. Kwon will read on the Kansas State University campus. Exact location of this event is TBA.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Poet Cameron Awkward-Rich will read on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. Time and location details TBA.
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Memoirist Lacy Johnson will read from her work at the University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Mo. Location to be announced.
Kansas City Literary Events