Kansas City Literary Events Calendar

H.C. Palmer & Matthew Saleeses

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Poets H.C. Palmer (shown) and Matthew Saleeses will read from their work as part of the Pleiades Visiting Writers Series, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, Mo. 

Time: TBA
Location: Warrensburg, Mo.
Contact: 660-543-4425, Dept. of English

Ayabar, Leonin & Salesses

Friday, September 21, 2018

Poets Gustavo Ayabar (shown), Mia Leonin, and novelist Matthew Salesses will read from their work as part of The Writers Place Reading Series. Located at 3607 Pennsylvania Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-753-1090, The Writers Place

Denise Low

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Denise Low will read at "Poetry on the Porch," hosted by Poet Laureate of Kansas, Kevin Rabas, at the William Allen White House, 927 Exchange St., Emporia, Kan.

Time: TBA
Location: Emporia, Kan.
Contact: Kevin Rabas, krabas@emporia.edu

I-70 Review Release Party & Reading

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Join the staff and contributors of I-70 Review for a rekease party and reading of the latest issue at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennyslvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo. 

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-753-1090, The Writers Place

Phil Miller Scholarship Reading

Friday, October 12, 2018

The Riverfront Reading Series will host the Phil Miller Scholarship Reading at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo. 

Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-753-1090, The Writers Place

Kansas City Voices Reading

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Contributors to the anthology KC Voices will read for the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series at Johnson County Central Library, 9875 W. 87th St., Overland Park, Kan.

Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Overland Park, Kan.
Contact: 913-826-4600, Central Resource Library

Haskins, Barber & Mahato

Friday, October 19, 2018

Poets Lola Haskins (shown), Sarah Barber, and Mita Mohato will read from their work for The Writers Place Reading Series, at 3607 Pennsylvania Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-753-1090, The Writers Place

Maril Crabtree & Greg Field

Friday, November 9, 2018

Poets Maril Crabtree (shown) and Greg Field will read from their work as part of The Riverfront Reading Series at The Writers Place, 3607 Pennyslvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo. 

Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 816-753-1090, The Writers Place

Groves, Reeves & Loots

Friday, November 16, 2018

Novelist Rachel Groves (shown), poets Trish Reeves and Barbara Loots will read for The Writers Place Reading Series. Located at 3607 Pennsylvania Road, Kansas City, Mo.

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: 8167531090, The Writers Place

Kansas City Literary Events

Kevin Rabas

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Kinsley, Kan.

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