Kansas City Literary Events Calendar

Aisha Sharif

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Poet Aisha Sharif will read from her collection at the Johnson County Library Central Resource branch located at 9875 W. 87th St. Overland Park, Kan.

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Overland Park, Kan.
Contact: 913-826-4600, Johnson County Library Central Resource Branch

Dobson, Khan, & Reed

Friday, August 16, 2019

Prose writer Patrick Dobson and poets Janet Reed and J. Khan will read for The Writers Place Series, Nonprofit Village, 31 W. 31st St., Kansas City, Mo. 

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

Diane Glancy and Peter Mishler

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Poets Diane Glancy and Peter Mishler will read at Johnson County Library Central Resource branch located at 9875 W. 87th St., Overland Park, Kan.

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Overland Park, Kan.
Contact: 913-826-4600, Johnson County Library Central Resource Branch

Madeline Miller

Monday, September 16, 2019

Madeline Miller will read from her novel at Watermark Books & Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas St., Wichita, Kan.

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

Lawson, Preu, Seley & Young

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Pat Lawson, Jason Preu, Charlotte Seley and Melvina Young will read in the Rose Garden Reading Series, Loose Park Garden Center, Rose Room, 5200 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-281-8311, The Writers Place

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

Kansas City Literary Events

Molly Peacock

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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